Sentence Examples


  • Early in 1855 John Percy suggested that cryolite should be more convenient, as it was a natural mineral and might not require purification, and at the end of March in that year, Faraday exhibited before the Royal Institution samples of the metal reduced from its fluoride by Dick and Smith.
  • Detective Carl Dick remained on the line with Jackson for most of the three mile trip.
  • I immediately telephoned Detective Dick and relayed the news that Howie was missing.
  • Finchley Common was formerly one of the most notorious resorts of highwaymen near London; the Great North Road crossed it, and it was a haunt of Dick Turpin and Jack Sheppard, and was still dangerous to cross at night at the close of the 18th century.
  • "Here," I said, handing detective Dick my phone.