Sentence Examples

  • The Philippines are famous for the variety, beauty and abundance of their land molluscs.
  • Thence Magellan proceeded to the Philippines, and there his career ended in an unimportant encounter with hostile natives.
  • The Philippines appear to be the remnants of a somewhat complex system of mountain arcs, which from their similarity of form and direction seem to be in some way connected with the mountain ranges of Annam.
  • This body carries on missions in West Africa (since 1855), Japan, China, the Philippines and Porto Rico.
  • During the 19th century Cavite was the centre of political disturbances in the Philippines; in 1896 on the parade ground thirteen political prisoners were executed, and to their memory a monument was erected in 1906 at the head of the isthmus connecting with the main peninsula.

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