Sentence Examples


  • The buildings lie close to the Thames, and the school is famous for rowing, sending an eight to the regatta at Henley each year.
  • It is only since about 1870 that this popularity has grown up. Ten years earlier even rowing-boats were few excepting at Oxford, at Henley in regatta time, and at Putney on the tideway.
  • An annual regatta is held early in August by the Royal Swedish Yacht Club (Svenska Segelsallkapet).
  • An annual pleasure fair is held on Easter Monday, and a regatta in August or September.
  • Regatta is a stout, coloured shirt cloth similar in make to a jeanette.