Sentence Examples


  • The course of the Tigris is much shorter than that of the Euphrates, about 1150 m.
  • At Bagdad the Tigris and Euphrates are less than 35 m.
  • It lies on both sides of the river Tigris, in an extensive desert plain which has scarcely a tree or village throughout its whole extent, in latitude 33° 20' N., longitude 44° 24' E.
  • At this point the Tigris and the Euphrates approach each other most nearly, the distance between them being little more than 25 m.
  • As it approaches Bagdad it spreads out in a great marsh, and finally, through the Masudi canal, which encircles western Bagdad, enters the Tigris below the town.
 

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