Sentence Examples

  • Nine radiating chapels, similarly divided, surround the apse.
  • The policy of the French revolutionists had been to surround France with free and allied republics.
  • Here was once a residence of the duke of Leinster, and the buildings surround the open space of Leinster Lawn.
  • Mangrove swamps surround the town and epidemics of cholera, yellow fever and other tropical diseases have been frequent; but the unhealthiness of the climate is mitigated to some extent by the high tides which cover the marshes, and the invigorating breezes which blow in from the sea.
  • They begin on the Danube near Pressburg, surround Hungary and Transylvania in a large semicircle, the concavity of which is towards the south-west, and end on the Danube near Orsova.

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