Sentence Examples


  • She can add and subtract with great rapidity up to the sum of one hundred; and she knows the multiplication tables as far as the FIVES.
  • She wrote with the rapidity of Walter Scott and the regularity of Anthony Trollope.
  • The rapidity of the Russian pursuit was just as destructive to our army as the flight of the French was to theirs.
  • The chief cause of the wastage of Napoleon's army was the rapidity of its movement, and a convincing proof of this is the corresponding decrease of the Russian army.
  • The spring is exceptionally beautiful in central Russia; late as it usually is, it sets in with vigour, and vegetation develops with a rapidity which gives to this season in Russia a special charm, unknown in warmer climates.
 

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