Sentence Examples


  • From boyhood his life was one of adventure.
  • Here the unrecorded years of Christ's boyhood were spent.
  • In his boyhood Bertrand was a dull learner, spending his time in open-air sports and exercises, and could never read or write.
  • 1204-1252), produced several Latin vocabularies which were still in use in the boyhood of Erasmus.
  • Benjamin Franklin, who was born and spent his boyhood in Boston, left boo() to the city in his will; it amounted in 1905 to $403,000, and constituted a fund to be used for the good of the labouring class of the city.