Sentence Examples


  • Megan spoke with a gentle British lilt, and her dark eyes took in everything as they walked.
  • Of the British Museum and entitled Chevelere assigne.
  • The centre of interest now shifts to the India House and to the British parliament.
  • During the War of Independence Norfolk was bombarded on the 1st of January 1776 by the British under John Murray, 4th earl of Dunmore (1732-1809); much of the town was burned by the American troops to prevent Dunmore from establishing himself here.
  • Forsaking the priesthood about 1864, he was employed as a diplomatist by the British government in Egypt, Asia Minor, the West Indies, and Bulgaria, being appointed resident minister in Uruguay in 1884; he died at Montevideo on the 30th of September 1888.