Sentence Examples


  • A little bird had already sung the good news in my ear; but it was doubly pleasant to have it straight from you.
  • As early as 1530 Lutheran hymns were sung in the Polish language at Thorn.
  • This antiphon received the name either because it was sung on the steps of the altar or while the deacon was mounting the steps of the ambo for the reading or singing of the Gospel.
  • The smartest epigrams, the fairest similes, the keenest satires, spoken or sung on such occasions, were treasured in the memory of the hearers and carried by them to their homes.
  • There are such words as joy and sorrow, but they are only the burden of a psalm, sung with a nasal twang, while we believe in the ordinary and mean.