Sentence Examples

  • For instance, the number of bridegrooms unable to write their names in 1872 was in the province of Turin 26%, and in the Calabrian province of Cosenza 90%; in 1899 the percentage in the province of Turin had fallen to 5%, while in that of Cosenza it was still 76%.
  • Their reconciliation and alliance were sealed by the marriage of the French king to Henrys favorite sister Mary, who was the bridegrooms junior by more than thirty years.

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