Sentence Examples


  • Unfortunately Poland profited little or nothing by this great triumph, and now that she had broken the back of the enemy she was left to fight the common enemy in the Ukraine with whatever assistance she could obtain from the unwilling and unready Muscovites.
  • The hornbeam is prevalent in the Ukraine, and the maple begins to appear in the S.
  • So nothing at all was done officially, and the defence of the eastern Ukraine was left to providence.
  • In the first part of its course, which may be said to end at Dorogobuzh, it flows through an undulating country of Carboniferous formation; in the second it passes west to Orsha, south through the fertile plain of Chernigov and Kiev, and then southeast across the rocky steppe of the Ukraine to Ekaterinoslay.
  • Throughout the Ukraine the Polish gentry were hunted down, flayed and burnt alive, blinded and sawn asunder.