Sentence Examples

  • In 1836 he began to erect a grand conservatory 300 ft.
  • It is a tall perennial grass-like plant, giving off numerous erect stems 6 to 12 ft.
  • The Acropolis had been dismantled as a fortress after the expulsion of Hippias; its defenders against the Persians found it necessary to erect a wooden barricade at its entrance.
  • Not two minutes had passed before Prince Vasili with head erect majestically entered the room.
  • Natasha sat erect, gazing with a searching look now at her father and now at Pierre.