Sentence Examples


  • Memories of the massacre made bile rise and her chest clench.
  • She struggled to rise and Alex helped her to her feet.
  • When the service was over, Kutuzov stepped up to the icon, sank heavily to his knees, bowed to the ground, and for a long time tried vainly to rise, but could not do so on account of his weakness and weight.
  • The count was the first to rise, and with a loud sigh crossed himself before the icon.
  • Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
 

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