Sentence Examples


  • Scarcely less important are its manufactures of ribbons, damask, cord, pianos and paper.
  • The silk fabrics of France hold the first place, particularly the more expensive kinds.
  • The door was opened a crack and there was a glimpse of something blue, of ribbons, black hair, and merry faces.
  • Plantation rubber comes into commerce in the form of the crinkled ribbons known as crepe, in sheets or biscuits, and sometimes in large blocks made by compressing the crepe rubber.
  • The centre of the cotton manufacture (especially of cotton hosiery) is Chemnitz; cotton-muslins are made throughout the Vogtland, ribbons at Pulsnitz and its neighbourhood.