Sentence Examples


  • The Mokau and Wanganui run between ferny and forest-clad hills and precipices, often of almost incomparable beauty.
  • At Cape Wrath, precipices 300 ft.
  • The Bombay Island, or, as it ought to be more correctly called, the Bombay Peninsula, stands out from a coast ennobled by lofty hills, and its harbour is studded by rocky islands and precipices, whose peaks rise to a great height.
  • Deep, narrowing in places to a width of only loo ft., the precipices " seeming to close in at the top."
  • On the Causse Noir is found the fantastic chaos of rocks and precipices known as Montpellier-le-Vieux, resembling the ruins of a huge city.