Usage examples for arriving

  1. It is recorded of them that, before arriving in the harbour, they were observed to be in consultation together, and that one who understood a little English spoke to one of the crew in an undertone. – Battles with the Sea by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. Those who were arriving were coming as spies. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  3. He was just arriving at this conclusion when Louisiana touched his arm. – Louisiana by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  4. Clemens now hurried back to Paris, arriving about the middle of May, his second trip in two months. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  5. On arriving at a station, I find it the best thing possible to lie down an hour or two, and, if in a town, where we are to remain a few days, to go to bed at once. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson