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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The big room at King's Warren Parsonage was already fairly well filled.
A fancy came into my head that I would entertain the king and queen with an English tune upon this instrument.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The King of Delhi had a hunting-lodge somewhere in the locality, but he had never seen the place.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The archbishop of Manila sends to the king (July 30, 1621) an account of ecclesiastical and some other affairs in his diocese.
The sad end of the mission to King M'Bongo has been narrated in the body of this work.
The king was struck with horror at the description I had given him of those terrible engines, and the proposal I had made.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
A letter from Fajardo to the king (December 10, 1621) concerns various matters of administration and business.
Messa urges the king to send a new governor, and gives his advice as to the character of him who should be sent.
The new creed, called the King's Book, approved by the houses of convocation, and made the standard of English orthodoxy.
The Indians should have a suitable church of their own, and Serrano recommends that the king provide one for them.

WORD OF THE DAY

lackadaisicaladjective | [lak-uh-dey-zi-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION