EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR QUARTER
There's one about a quarter of a mile down the stream—Stetson's boat.
Have they told you that dinner is not till a quarter past eight?
Harriett couldn't lay her hands on the money or on half of it or a quarter.
He has lived so long in the Quarter he looks at life from the Parisian angle.
The rain's over, I declare—at least for a quarter of an hour!
I have no chance in that quarter, especially when the old man's around.
It was about a quarter of a mile to our house; we walked the distance in unbroken silence.
A quarter of a mile from the finish the horses raced into a swinging stride.
Lauzanne's gallop was only a mile and a quarter; he might not be able to stay the additional quarter.
It takes a good horse to make all his own running for a mile and a quarter and then in.