EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
As yet there was no sign of the boatman, but we saw two boys rowing towards us.
“If you want to get out to the yacht, you likely can find some boatman at the dock who will row you over,” the clerk advised.
It was not easy, either, to find a boatman willing or able to go so far—the distance was greater by water than by land.
All in the audience could hear it, and as it came once more our four boys glanced quickly at the boatman.
Her smile merited the adjective "sweet" more than any Sylvia had ever seen; but the boatman's next words startled the listener.
The boatman's words found their way to his ears like the other sounds that were abroad in the air.
He caught up the pot and leaped into the boat, and before the boatman could stop him he pushed off from the shore.
I saw the boatman going to his ferry-house, and I followed him to see how the matter stood.
However, a boatman at the boat-house saw Johnnie Jones fall, and he ran as fast as possible, towards the dock.
Forthwith we ran in several miles until we attracted the attention of the boatman Captain Dan had taken to be Shorty.