Sentence Examples


  • We told stories, sang songs, laughed and almost never tolerated silence.
  • P. McKinlay, as above, with refs.: on his " Songs," H.
  • The bestknown name in connexion with them is that of Onomacritus, who, in the time of the Peisistratidae, made a collection (including forgeries of his own) of Orphic songs and legends.
  • His drinking songs became famous under the name of Vaux-de-Vire, corrupted in modern times into "vaudeville."
  • There seems to be very little doubt that Le Houx was himself the author of the songs attributed to Basselin, as well as of those he acknowledged as his own.