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Usage examples for chinese

  1. It is hard to tell these Chinese apart. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  2. There, if you are so disposed, you may consider the subject of British Rule on the one hand, and the various aspects of the Chinese question on the other. – My Strangest Case by Guy Boothby
  3. And I told him, too, that I had promised to put Vicky's address book in the Chinese jar for her that very evening. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  4. He brought me a little Chinese sister. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  5. Some years ago there came to the United States a little Chinese boy. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  6. Then, there are the Chinese. – Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
  7. The Chinese would come down on you from the north, the Bugis from the east, and the Bajaus from every corner of the sea. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  8. He was a picturesque figure dressed in a long coat of green silk of Chinese shape, with large sleeves turned up, showing his arms up to the elbow. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  9. Primitive life among them is, after all, as bare and cruel as among primitive Germans or Chinese, but it is not more so, and the more we study the Negro the more we realize that we are dealing with a normal human stock which under reasonable conditions has developed and will develop in the same lines as other men. – The Negro by W.E.B. Du Bois
  10. How much did the Chinese know? – What The Left Hand Was Doing by Gordon Randall Garrett
  11. It is not so much a knowledge of isolated facts that is to be got from the book as an understanding of the character of the Chinese race." – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  12. One was a young officer; the other, she speedily made out, a Chinese servant, who was guiding his master. – The Deserter by Charles King
  13. Nevertheless, he ordered Taijo, at the head of his forces, to attack the Chinese. – Our Little Korean Cousin by H. Lee M. Pike
  14. I have conducted you to the Chinese alcove, my friend. – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  15. He heard you talking Chinese to someone. – The Mandarin's Fan by Fergus Hume
  16. He quickened his steps and nearly caught up with Rex just as the latter was passing a Chinese laundry. – Two Boys and a Fortune by Matthew White, Jr.
  17. The Chinese know how. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  18. The American flag was first seen in China in 1784. The Chinese said it was " as beautiful as a flower," and for many years they always spoke of it as the " flower flag." – The Little Book of the Flag by Eva March Tappan
  19. A well- known characteristic of the Chinese is to do things opposite to the way in which we do them. – The Chinese Boy and Girl by Isaac Taylor Headland
  20. The Chinese have many schools, but none for their daughters, as they do not teach them, to read. – Dr. Scudder's Tales for Little Readers, About the Heathen. by Dr. John Scudder
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