Sentence Examples


  • In 108 he vacillated between Jugurtha and the Romans, and joined Jugurtha only on his promising him the third part of his kingdom.
  • The copper mines of South Australia were for the time deserted, while Tasmania and New Zealand lost many inhabitants, who emigrated to the more promising country.
  • The sovereignty of Holland and Zeeland was offered to the queen of England, but she, though promising secret support, declined.
  • By his premature death science lost one of her most promising disciples.
  • The treaty of Westminster (24th of October 1655) dealt chiefly with commercial subjects, and contained a clause promising the expulsion from France of political exiles.
 

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