Sentence Examples

  • There.s so much at stake, and you just … She sighed.
  • There is more at stake here than your brother's life.
  • It was more intense than sparring, and she wondered what was at stake with the simple fight.
  • The lives of many Europeans were at stake, for anarchy must follow the withdrawal, and it seemed impossible to repudiate the pledges to Toro, or to abandon the Baganda who had fought for the British.
  • He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.

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