Sentence Examples


  • In seasons of high rainfall, the river can ascend 50 meters.
  • He sensed the creature ascend the stairs and chose a room at random, shoving it open with his hip.
  • One of the most conspicuous features of Bonn, viewed from the river, is the pilgrimage (monastic) church of Kreuzberg (1627), behind and above Poppelsdorf; it has a flight of 28 steps, which pilgrims used to ascend on their knees.
  • Inside the bar at its mouth (formed by a storm in 1616) ships of 200 tons can still ascend to Cauto.
  • The expedition was not permitted to ascend the river Paraguay, and returned completely foiled in its main purpose.