Sentence Examples


  • The results of these first experiments were not encouraging, owing mainly to the poor class of animals, but the exporters persevered, and the business steadily grew in value and importance, until in 1898 the number of live cattle shipped was 359,296, which then decreased to 119,189 in 1901, because of the foot-and-mouth disease.
  • I wrote timidly, fearfully, but resolutely, urged on by my teacher, who knew that if I persevered, I should find my mental foothold again and get a grip on my faculties.
  • Nevertheless, these devoted men persevered in their work.
  • There are plenty of examples in the Bible of people who faced a challenge and who persevered to find a solution.
  • I persevered for a while, but just knew that this was not the way for me.

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