Sentence Examples

  • Apart from the schools under the ministry of war (Cossack voiskos and schools at the barracks), the great bulk of the primary schools are either under the ministry of public instruction or of the Holy Synod.
  • We may reckon these measures among the earliest advantages extended to the cities, which still contained the bulk of the old Roman population, and which were destined to intervene with decisive effect two centuries later in Italian history.
  • The bulk of the land was still farmed.
  • The regular military was in no position to help, not when the bulk of it was overseas.
  • He traces the original home of the bulk of existing alpine plants to northern Asia.