Usage examples for Americans

  1. And for gentle, polite, amiable manners they go as fur ahead of Americans as the leaves of their trees duz, and I've seen leaves there more'n ten feet long. – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  2. They tried to fight the Americans – Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans by Edward Eggleston
  3. These Americans working together could do it. – The Congo and Coasts of Africa by Richard Harding Davis
  4. A strange people, these Americans – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  5. Why should Stainton not complete his knowledge of Paris, and why should he not, like most other Americans take his wife, however young she was, to Montmartre with him? – Running Sands by Reginald Wright Kauffman
  6. Even for Americans the East will not move. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  7. That is a title of new Paris- the Paris of your Americans and English. – "Le Monsieur De La Petite Dame" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  8. But they're not Americans up there in the Bend." – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  9. He must still have a low rank among practical people; and he will be regarded by the great mass of Americans as perhaps a little off, a little funny, a little soft! – The Man of Letters as a Man of Business by William Dean Howells
  10. He writes that we Americans have got to fit our practice to our theories. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  11. Or, perhaps, you don't fancy Americans – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  12. About 1850 it was found by Americans in its present condition. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  13. " But as I was saying-" " I don't think that the water we Americans drink can be good. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  14. It was very American and possible only among Americans – The American Revolution and the Boer War, An Open Letter to Mr. Charles Francis Adams on His Pamphlet "The Confederacy and the Transvaal" by Sydney G. Fisher
  15. We Americans are death on dukes, you know. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill
  16. These Americans want to take their places for you to- day. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  17. The loss on the part of the Malays was near a hundred killed, while of the Americans only two lost their lives. – The Pirates Own Book by Charles Ellms
  18. We can do even more to help Americans help each other. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  19. What's more, Americans loved it. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. Now, with respect to adjectives from proper names, and also to the nouns formed immediately from such adjectives, it is clear that they ought to have capitals: no one will contend that the words American and Americans should be written with a small a. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown