Sentence Examples


  • Accents on vowels lengthen them; on d and t they are softening marks.
  • Or March) and the days begin to lengthen the phyto-planktonic organisms begin to reproduce.
  • The nature of these tubers is further rendered evident by the presence of "eyes" or leaf-buds, which in due time lengthen into shoots and form the haulm or stems of the plant.
  • And it was the lengthen ing of the forge, and the length and intimacy of contact between ore and fuel to which it led, that carburized the metal and turned it into cast iron.
  • They continue to grow, and to thrust out new branches and to lengthen existing branches, for many years far into adult life.