Sentence Examples


  • The native folklore and poetry of the Albanians can hardly compare with that of the neighbouring nations in originality and beauty.
  • Krohn's report to the London Folklore Congress of 1891).
  • The story of Lohengrin as we know it is based on two principal motives common enough in folklore: the metamorphosis of human beings into swans, and the curious wife whose question brings disaster.
  • Abbott, Macedonian Folklore, 261; cf.
  • The Riesengebirge is the legendary home of Number Nip (Ri bezahl), a halfmischievous, half-friendly goblin of German folklore, and various localities in the group are more or less directly associated with his name.