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Usage examples for dak

  1. As this dak bungalow was more roomy than most of the others, the new arrivals were able to find accommodation, and Heideck was not obliged, as is usual, to make way as the earlier guest for a later arrival. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  2. The journey to Umballa is made by rail and thence by " dak gherries," a sort of covered democrat wagon, " mailtongas," a species of cart, bullock carts, army wagons and carriages of every size and description, while the luggage is brought up the hills in various kinds of conveyance, much of it on the heads of coolies, both women and men. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  3. I wish you would tell me about his return, my dear; he seemed so unfit to travel when your poor father came to the hills and took him away by dak – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. You grow by slow stages into the new attitude; at Malta you are still regretting Europe; after Aden, your mind dwells most on the hire of punkah- wallahs and the proverbial toughness of the dak bungalow chicken. – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  5. Under plea of starting our safari boys off we left him, and crept, with shattered nerves, around the corner of the dak bungalow. – African Camp Fires by Stewart Edward White
  6. The air was still except when broken by the hum of the large black bramra bee, as he plied his task amidst the red and orange flowers of the dak and by the gushings of many waters that made music as they coursed down their stuccoed channels between borders of many coloured poppies and beds of various flowers. – Vikram-and-the-Vampire-Classic-Hindu-Tales-of-Adventure-Magic-and-Romance by Burton, Isabel, Lady
  7. As the evening came on, we passed the Mission House, and the cemetery, and the Dak bungalow and the Club, pretty nearly all there is of European interest in Bhamo, excepting the Fort, and pulled up at the Deputy- Commissioner's Bungalow. – From Edinburgh to India & Burmah by William G. Burn Murdoch
  8. The trains are conveniently arranged; they take you over from Agra in the morning and bring you back at night, which is well, because there is no hotel at Muttra, only what they call a dak bungalow, or lodging- house, provided by the municipal authorities for the shelter of travelers who have no friends to put them up. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  9. A. S. and Dak – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  10. It is close to Umsning Dak Bungalow. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  11. Our first Dak bungalow experience was short. – From Edinburgh to India & Burmah by William G. Burn Murdoch
  12. If the word man were represented by a pronoun the Dak – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  13. Except that the Dak – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  14. Dak anapta is identical with I E anapta in sound, closely similar in meaning. – The Dakotan Languages, and Their Relations to Other Languages by Andrew Woods Williamson
  15. Kumno ba la Thoh dak U Bynai. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  16. The snows reminded Winn in a jolly way of Kashmir and nights spent alone on dizzy heights in a Dak bungalow. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  17. Then we returned to the dak bungalow for a very belated supper. – African Camp Fires by Stewart Edward White
  18. The breeding- season lasts from March to June, and some birds at any rate must have two broods, since I found three fresh eggs in the wall of the Pownda dak bungalow about the 20th June. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  19. At the first dak bungalow, Sahib, where the mail- tonga broke down last night. – The Bronze Bell by Louis Joseph Vance

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