Sentence Examples


  • The air was balmy, with a tang of the sea in it.
  • Of the Tsien-tang-Kiang, at the southern terminus of the Grand canal, by which it communicates with Peking.
  • In the treasury of the emperors of the Tang dynasty.'
  • The great Nara school of sculpture in wood was founded in the early part of the 11th century by a sculptor of Imperial descent named JOchO, who is said to have modelled his style upon that of the Chinese wood-carvers of the Tang dynasty; his traditions were maintained by descendants and followers down to the beginning of the 13th century.
  • The tang of the untainted, fresh and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought, and the shells and pebbles and the seaweed with tiny living creatures attached to it never lost their fascination for me.