Sentence Examples


  • Two other sons, Rocco and Cristoforo, both of them notorious rakes, were killed in brawls.
  • Manual labour in farming operations began to be superseded by the use of drills, hay-makers and horse-rakes, chaff-cutters and root-pulpers.
  • The wood is also employed to make teeth for rakes; and, like that of L.
  • It is advisable immediately to hand-rake it with common hay-rakes, and thus to remove all stones and clods, and to secure a uniform close cover of plants.
  • Of this operation, and of the forks and rakes and the haymaking there is a very good account.