Sentence Examples

  • That's a quarter of all the hungry people in the world.
  • In 1908-1909 the enrollment was 1,494 students, of whom about one-quarter were women, and there were 167 teachers, all negroes.
  • He inhabited a separate quarter of the city.
  • It was one small room with what Mom called a three-quarter bed.
  • The area of the ancient city is now called the Kaleh, and is inhabited by the Turks; eastward of this is the extensive Christian quarter, and beyond this again a low promontory juts northward into the sea, partly covered with the houses of a well-built suburb, which is the principal centre of commerce.