Sentence Examples


  • They like their iPods, their laptops, their cars, their tennis shoes, and so on.
  • At a later period when he had grown fat he accounted for his skill in taking "cut balls" at tennis by saying that he was a very "painstaking man."
  • She'd worn either sandals or tennis shoes.
  • The ballgame of the Mexicans, called tlachtli, was, like tennis, the pastime of princes and nobles; special courts were built for it, and the ball of india-rubber (perhaps the first object in which Europeans became acquainted with this valuable material) might not be touched by the hands, but was driven against the walls by blows of the knee or elbow, shoulder or buttock.
  • Slipping into a pair of tennis shoes, she headed for the kitchen.