Sentence Examples


  • Rostov saw how the Emperor's rather round shoulders shuddered as if a cold shiver had run down them, how his left foot began convulsively tapping the horse's side with the spur, and how the well-trained horse looked round unconcerned and did not stir.
  • That shoulder rose and fell rhythmically and convulsively, but spadefuls of earth were already being thrown over the whole body.
  • I love, love... she said, convulsively pressing her hands and setting her teeth with a desperate effort...
  • When he saw Natasha he waved his arms despairingly and burst into convulsively painful sobs that distorted his soft round face.