Sentence Examples


  • In 1631 a Flemish renegade, known as Murad Reis, sacked Baltimore in Ireland, and carried away a number of captives who were seen in the slave-market of Algiers by the French historian Pierre Dan.
  • There is a monument to Philipp Reis (1834-1874), who in 1860 first constructed the telephone while a science master at the school.
  • He also published biographies of Reis, Faraday and Kelvin.
  • Carel, Vieira, sa vie et ses oeuvres (Paris, 1879); Luiz Cabral, Vieira, biog., caractere, eloquence (Paris, 1900); idem, Vieira pregador (2 vols., Oporto, 1901); Sotero dos Reis, Curso de litteratura Portugueza e Brazileira, iii.
  • The values of coin and notes are expressed in multiples of the real (plural reis), a monetary unit which does not actually exist.
 

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