Sentence Examples


  • It was midsummer, and the day was very hot.
  • The means of mitigating the damage done by this disease are (i) the selection of varieties found to resist its attacks; (2) the collection and destruction of diseased tubers so that none are left in the soil to become a menace to future crops; (3) care that no tubers showing traces of the disease are planted; (4) spraying with Bordeaux mixture at intervals from midsummer onwards.
  • At midwinter the 24-hour term is the largest, but near midsummer it is small compared to the 12-hour term.
  • Most stations in the northern hemisphere have a conspicuous maximum at midsummer with little thunder in winter.
  • When the midsummer vacation arrived, he was preparing to set out with his family to Fox How in Westmoreland, where he had purchased some property and built a house.