Sentence Examples

  • ALEXIUS PETROVICH (1690-1718), Russian tsarevich, the sole surviving son of Peter I.
  • The young Alexius was ignored by his father till he was nine years old.
  • From his sixth to his ninth year he was given over to the care of learned foreigners, who taught him history, geography, mathematics and French.
  • In 1703 Alexius was ordered to follow the army to the field as a private in a bombardier regiment.
  • It was an additional misfortune for Alexius that his father should have been too busy to attend to him just as he was growing up from boyhood to manhood.