Sentence Examples


  • Gabriel understood why the old standard was gone.
  • The standard day is longer than ours, about thirty hours instead of twenty-four, with that divided evenly between day and night.
  • A large brass vessel used as a standard measure for the lead ore, and dating from the time of Henry VIII., is preserved.
  • The access to information that mobile phones are bringing virtually everywhere on the planet is helping people raise their standard of living and will do so even more dramatically in the years to come.
  • The natural basis for a standard musical pitch is the voice, particularly the male voice, which has been of greater importance historically.