Sentence Examples


  • Then came a cart, and behind that walked an old, bandy- legged domestic serf in a peaked cap and sheepskin coat.
  • On the one hand, the chief steward put the state of things to him in the very worst light, pointing out the necessity of paying off the debts and undertaking new activities with serf labor, to which Pierre did not agree.
  • Nicholas knew that this Daniel, disdainful of everybody and who considered himself above them, was all the same his serf and huntsman.
  • Nicholas, who, as the roads were in splendid condition, wanted to take them all for a drive in his troyka, proposed to take with them about a dozen of the serf mummers and drive to "Uncle's."
  • Two young citizens were joking with some serf girls who were cracking nuts.

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