Sentence Examples


  • I told her that in my opinion the child ought to be separated from the family for a few weeks at least--that she must learn to depend on and obey me before I could make any headway.
  • We might pay a premium to support a family farm.
  • If he and his family would live simply, they might all go a-huckleberrying in the summer for their amusement.
  • Cato says, the master of a family (patremfamilias) must have in his rustic villa "cellam oleariam, vinariam, dolia multa, uti lubeat caritatem expectare, et rei, et virtuti, et gloriae erit," that is, "an oil and wine cellar, many casks, so that it may be pleasant to expect hard times; it will be for his advantage, and virtue, and glory."
  • "And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
 

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