Sentence Examples


  • I have noticed that a portion of Walden which in the state of water was green will often, when frozen, appear from the same point of view blue.
  • Another portion he gave to an old servant who waited upon his grandfather.
  • So he gave one portion to the king's officer who had taught him to ride.
  • The lower districts are hot and often unhealthy in the summer, while the climate of the mountainous portion of the island is less oppressive, and would be still cooler if it possessed more forest.
  • The mining industry in Sardinia is confined in the main to the south-western portion of the island.