Sentence Examples


  • They covered a period of twenty years.
  • Yet it was a short period of time for so much to have happened to them.
  • The interior begged to be furnished with period pieces.
  • There is no such period and never will be.
  • During this three-year period, conveniently named by the Chinese "The Three Years of Natural Disasters," no one really knows how many people died; estimates range from fifteen million to a high of more than forty-five million.