Sentence Examples


  • At Port Swettenham {7000, with an annual upkeep of £240, has been devoted to treating IIo acres.
  • The employment of Judaeans and Israelites for Solomon's palatial buildings, and the heavy taxation for the upkeep of a court which was the wonder of the world, caused grave internal discontent.
  • The cost of its upkeep is more than 6000 a year, and of the Hondsbossche Zeewering 2000 a year.
  • A unique provision for its upkeep out of Imperial funds dates from the reign of Charles II.
  • The condition of the high roads is fair as a whole, and has been much improved by increased state grants towards their upkeep; but in Norrland they are naturally not of the best class.