Sentence Examples


  • They're inspecting today and we can't go forward until some bureaucrat clears us.
  • They perambulated the country inspecting the prisons; they issued lengthy interrogatories to prison officials; they published periodical reports giving the result of their inquiries, with their views on the true principles of prison management, and much sound advice, accompanied by elaborate plans on the subject of prison construction.
  • The moon reached its peak before he'd finished inspecting the walls and greeting its guards.
  • As he grew older his father took him on all his rounds, reviewing troops, inspecting studs, foundries, dockyards and granaries.
  • There is a special office of inspection of railways with a chief inspecting officer (salary £1400) and an assistant staff.