Usage examples for eight

  1. " About eight or nine thousand feet, I believe," said Mr. George. – Rollo in Switzerland by Jacob Abbott
  2. " He asked me thirty- eight questions. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  3. It was now eight o'clock. – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  4. And you are twenty- eight. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. " I shall be back by eight o'clock," she told the children. – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard
  6. I'll have it ready at eight o'clock! – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  7. Will eight o'clock be too early for you? – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  8. In Winter seven or eight days. – The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened by Kenelm Digby
  9. Eight o'clock- and he must have started, else he would have called her up on the 'phone and told her he was not coming. – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  10. The latter place was decided upon, and they arrived there in twenty- eight days. – The Pirates Own Book by Charles Ellms
  11. " Eight hours, ten minutes. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  12. But after all was said and thought, it was only eight o'clock, and they still had an hour to wait. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  13. She is seven, going on eight, but old for her years. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  14. He will be well in six or eight weeks. – Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets by Daniel Young
  15. " Well, I hope to be away only eight or nine months; certainly not longer than a year," said Cardo. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  16. If, three hours afterwards, by eight o'clock, he does not leave his house, all will be over. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  17. " We have been married for eight years," she said with a smile. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  18. Remember, high tide is at eight o'clock to- night. – Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  19. It wasn't even likely that Ralph would turn up, for he had gone over to Oxford, and it was on his account that the birthday dinner was put off till half- past eight. – Mr. Waddington of Wyck by May Sinclair
  20. Eight hundred tons, sir? – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville