Sentence Examples

  • If the aim of the Russians consisted in cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his marshals--and that aim was not merely frustrated but all attempts to attain it were most shamefully baffled--then this last period of the campaign is quite rightly considered by the French to be a series of victories, and quite wrongly considered victorious by Russian historians.
  • If I remember rightly, we were sixty-six years old the day before yesterday.
  • Nothing can rightly compel a simple and brave man to a vulgar sadness.
  • The supreme court, whether rightly or wrongly, assumed a jurisdiction of first instance over the entire province of Bengal.
  • I'm sure she believed, perhaps rightly so, she couldn't just leave him.

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