Sentence Examples


  • When the relieving force arrived from Madras under Colonel Clive and Admiral Watson, Hastings enrolled himself as a volunteer, and took part in the action which led to the recovery of Calcutta.
  • Nevertheless, on his recovery, much to his credit, he overlooked it, and they continued to direct affairs for six years longer.
  • On both sides of the passage were numerous statues, among them that of Athena Hygeia, set up by Pericles to commemorate the recovery of a favourite slave who was injured during the building of the Parthenon, a colossal bronze image of the wooden horse of Troy, and Myron's group of Marsyas with Athena throwing away her flute.
  • The local church sought recovery of it before the tribunals of the Empire.
  • (e) The recovery of tithes and church dues, including in England church rates levied to repair or improve churches and churchyards.
 

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