Sentence Examples


  • The plough consists of several parts made of seasoned wood.
  • Plough the fallow in early spring, and plough frequently - twice in winter, twice in summer unless your land is poor, when a light ploughing in September will do.
  • In the moist bottom-lands along the rivers it is the custom to throw the soil up in high beds with the plough, and then to cultivate them deep. This is the more common method of drainage, but it is expensive, as it has to be renewed every few years.
  • For the scribe, as for the man at the plough-tail, the Law was the rule of life.
  • " In some places," he says, " a horse plough is better," and in others an oxen plough, to which, upon the whole, he gives the preference.