Sentence Examples


  • He was as punctual as midnight.
  • In his habits he was punctual and regular, transacting his business early in the morning, and enjoying his siesta after a drive.
  • He was fond of gaiety and of sport; but neither ever turned him away from the punctual and laborious discharge of his royal duties.
  • The 24th of November falling on a Sunday, his clerical duties threatened fatally to clash with his astronomical observations; he was, however, released just in time to witness the punctual verification of his forecast, and carefully noted the progress of the phenomenon during half an hour before sunset (3.15 to 3.45).
  • It can't last for ever, thank God, and his Ramadan only comes once a year; and I don't believe it's very punctual then.

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