Sentence Examples

  • General Armfeldt has proposed a splendid position with an exposed rear, or why not this Italian gentleman's attack--very fine, or a retreat, also good!
  • He rode off at a walk to the right and sent an adjutant to the dragoons with orders to attack the French.
  • Lemarrois had just arrived at a gallop with Bonaparte's stern letter, and Murat, humiliated and anxious to expiate his fault, had at once moved his forces to attack the center and outflank both the Russian wings, hoping before evening and before the arrival of the Emperor to crush the contemptible detachment that stood before him.
  • But in what position are we going to attack him?
  • It can't be an attack, for they are not moving; it can't be a square--for they are not drawn up for that.

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