Sentence Examples


  • The plough consists of several parts made of seasoned wood.
  • Plough the fallow in early spring, and plough frequently - twice in winter, twice in summer unless your land is poor, when a light ploughing in September will do.
  • The turf is taken off either with the breast plough - a paring tool pushed forward from the breast or thighs by the workman - or with specially constructed paring ploughs or shims. The depth of the sod removed should not be too thick or burning is difficult and too much humus is destroyed unnecessarily, nor should it be too thin or the roots of the herbage are not effectually destroyed.
  • For the scribe, as for the man at the plough-tail, the Law was the rule of life.
  • " At sowing do not plough large furrows, but little and well laid together, that the seed may fall evenly."