Sentence Examples


  • The wedding cake rose gracefully in three tiers, graced with crystal staircases and small cakes on either side.
  • When the railway lies below the surface level the bulk of the offices are often placed on a bridge spanning the lines, access being given to the platforms by staircases or lifts, and similarly when the railway is at a high level the offices may be arranged under the lines.
  • Ancient staircases leading to the first storey.
  • To these stormy periods we may safely assign the alterations which may be traced in the staircases, which a.re sometimes abruptly cut off, leaving a gap requiring a ladder, and the formation of secret passages communicating with the arenariae, and through them with the open country.
  • It consists of a series of apartments approached by staircases, Bulletino di archaeologia cristiana, 1865.