Usage examples for brook

  1. I then walked down to the brook in Carver's field. – Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger
  2. The sea would not care at all if that brook never came down to it. – The Shepherd of the North by Richard Aumerle Maher
  3. Then she stepped into the brook but finding it too cold for her she came out again at once. – The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage by Charles G. D. Roberts
  4. He found now that he had come to a different part of the beach altogether, for his boat was lying at the spot where the little brook ran into the sea. – Lost in the Fog by James De Mille
  5. It was a lovely afternoon in May, a week after the children's arrival at Brook Farm. – Odd by Amy Le Feuvre
  6. We're going to play the school nine first, then we're to play the boys at Cedarhurst and a picked nine from South Meadow Brook – The Bobbsey Twins in the Country by Laura Lee Hope
  7. On this particular occasion Uncle Joe sat down upon the log by the brook where Miss Amanda had once sat. – Carolyn of the Corners by Ruth Belmore Endicott
  8. Please tell him that the matter will not brook further delay. – The Secrets of Potsdam by William Le Queux
  9. We found a very pretty brook – Libro segundo de lectura by Ellen M. Cyr
  10. At the tables of the very wealthy, brook trout have given place to gold fish. – The Cynic's Rules of Conduct by Chester Field Jr.
  11. She ran on ahead of him, back into wood, and found the path again beside the brook – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  12. From the place where I was sitting I could see beyond the town, into the opening I had found, where a little brook had led me into an unknown country. – The House of Souls by Arthur Machen
  13. On his way back from town Dave' had noticed a little brook – Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane by Roy Rockwood
  14. From the stone seat above the brook she watched the sunset. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  15. You can go down and wash them at the brook – Mary Erskine by Jacob Abbott
  16. When the woman went to the brook that day she looked for the beetle, and, sure enough, there he sat upon the flat stone. – American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
  17. I had read it by the side of the brook an hour ago. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  18. The Song of the Brook – Love-or-Fame-and-Other-Poems by Sherrick, Fannie Isabel
  19. Professor Ten Brook in his " History of American State Universities," written, however, in 1875, before the final adjustment was made, maintained that the University had already paid this debt, while Professor Hinsdale, in his later " History of the University," more properly insisted that actually the University never repaid the debt, and that this $ 100, 000 was eventually made a gift and thus became the first direct state support of the University of Michigan. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  20. He dipped some water from a brook and drank it. – Juana by Honore de Balzac