Usage examples for ai

  1. Toutaha lies interred in the family Marai at Oparree; and his mother, and several other women who were of his household, are now taken care of by Otoo, the reigning prince- a man who, at first, did not appear to us to much advantage. – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
  2. " Ai, ai," she said, " a barin." – A Tramp's Sketches by Stephen Graham
  3. She called out from the tree,- " Ai, ai, little friends, have pity on the little snow girl." – Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome
  4. A renewed assault upon Ai was this time successful. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  5. Again Cui Ai arise and speak Essay on Hope in Classical Chinese. – Seven Maids of Far Cathay by Bing Ding, Ed.
  6. A sigh profound, that grief forced into Ai! – Divine-Comedy-Longfellow-s-Translation-Complete by Dante Alighieri
  7. Ai, mi coronel, I was expecting Your Mercy. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  8. Ai, ai, and we are growing old now and living through everything. – A Tramp's Sketches by Stephen Graham
  9. 28, 29. And Joshua burnt Ai, and made it an heap for ever, even a desolation unto this day. – The Bible: what it is by Charles Bradlaugh
  10. When I was in college, I confess I always liked those passages best in the choruses of the Greek drama which were well sprinkled with ai ai, they were so grandly simple. – The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays by James Russell Lowell
  11. " Ai," a muffled mouth ejected. – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  12. In developing and strengthening the registers I base my first exercises upon the fact that the " Vowel Scale" goes from low to high in this order; oo, oh, ah, ai, ee, so that consequently the highest tones will be produced most readily when singing the vowels in the order just given. – The Mechanism of the Human Voice by Emil Behnke
  13. Ai, an improper diphthong, generally has the sound of open or long a; as in sail, avail, vainly. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  14. I have seen the water run there at the roots of those trees as this water runs in the shadow of this rock, and- ai! – The Flute of the Gods by Marah Ellis Ryan
  15. Ne pour quant d'autres en ai, A cleus d'argent et de soie, Pour men user. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  16. It was heart breaking to hear one man say, " Une paire de chaussettes, Mees, je vous en prie; il y a trois mois depuis que j'en ai eu." – Fanny Goes to War by Pat Beauchamp
  17. Cui Ai make response: " Because of our dear Miss Sterling. – Seven Maids of Far Cathay by Bing Ding, Ed.
  18. In olden days a rumour got abroad that there was a woman in a cave called Marai, which is situated near the present village of Pomlakrai, at the source of the river Umiew or Umiam. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  19. Ai, ai- what a throw! – Eskimo Folktales by Unknown