Usage examples for eight

  1. " He asked me thirty- eight questions. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  2. If, three hours afterwards, by eight o'clock, he does not leave his house, all will be over. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  3. She is seven, going on eight, but old for her years. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  4. 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
  5. " We have been married for eight years," she said with a smile. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  6. " I shall be back by eight o'clock," she told the children. – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard
  7. It was now eight o'clock. – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  8. In Winter seven or eight days. – The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened by Kenelm Digby
  9. I'll have it ready at eight o'clock! – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  10. Remember, high tide is at eight o'clock to- night. – Madge Morton, Captain of the Merry Maid by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  11. And you are twenty- eight. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. " Eight hours, ten minutes. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  13. The latter place was decided upon, and they arrived there in twenty- eight days. – The Pirates Own Book by Charles Ellms
  14. " 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
  15. Eight hundred tons, sir? – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  16. 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
  17. Will eight o'clock be too early for you? – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  18. " About eight or nine thousand feet, I believe," said Mr. George. – Rollo in Switzerland by Jacob Abbott
  19. He will be well in six or eight weeks. – Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets by Daniel Young
  20. 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