Sentence Examples


  • It has four members in the Canadian Senate and ten in the House of Commons.
  • The governor appoints, subject to the consent of a majority of the members elected to the Senate, all officers whose appointment or election is.
  • The Senate elects a president, confirms or rejects the nominations of the governor, and acts as a court of impeachment for the trial of public officers, besides sharing in legislative functions.
  • We want to give the Senate new juridical powers, but we have no laws.
  • Anyway, he expired two days later in the guardhouse of the citadel of St Petersburg, two days after the senate had condemned him to death for imagining rebellion against his father, and for hoping for the co-operation of the common people and the armed intervention of his brother-in-law, the emperor.