Sentence Examples


  • I have other affairs to attend to.
  • Since his departure from Bengal in 1764 the situation of affairs in that settlement had scarcely improved.
  • Neither sect was supposed to interfere in mortal affairs, a fact they selectively ignored.
  • The president was for some time in doubt whether he had any right to intervene in provincial affairs, but eventually troops were despatched to La Plata.
  • The governor is aided by a privy council, an advisory body to which the governor nominates a minority of unofficial members, and a council general, to which is confided the control of local affairs, including the voting of the budget.