Sentence Examples

  • On the afternoon of that eventful day, I stood on the porch, dumb, expectant.
  • The island of Bornholm has had an eventful history.
  • In this condition Richard left the Holy Land, when he began his eventful return, in October 1192.
  • The United Provinces, as in 1672, seemed to lie at the mercy of their enemies, and as in that eventful year, popular feeling broke down the opposition of the burgher oligarchies, and turned to William IV., prince of Orange, as the saviour of the state.
  • The Wrecker, an adventurous tale of American life, which mainly belonged to an earlier time, was written in collaboration with Mr Lloyd Osbourne and finally published in 1892; and towards the close of that very eventful and busy year he began The Justice Clerk, afterwards Weir of Hermiston.