Usage examples for grades

  1. Then the mob of all sorts and conditions of people, or all grades of social standing, respectable young girls and women of the street, was driven to the station escorted by soldiers marching at the head of the procession. – Fighting France by Stephane Lauzanne
  2. Below these positions the work rapidly grades off to various kinds of machine operating in which not even the ability to read or understand English is required. – Wage Earning and Education by R. R. Lutz
  3. Many were obliged to repeat grades- they did not " pass," to use the language of the schools. – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  4. They told her they didn't want their grades to be lowered ten points. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  5. The direction as well as the amount of this variation is variable even with the most uniform grades of steel, and under the most careful manipulation. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  6. I've led this class in grades all through school. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  7. Carlia finished the grades as Dorian completed his second year, and the following year Carlia walked with Dorian to the high school. – Dorian by Nephi Anderson
  8. But, love of me, we are a man and wife, an American man and wife, of the social grade- for there are social grades, despite all our democracy- where, it seems to me, a family has come to be esteemed almost a disgrace, as something vulgar and annoying. – A Man and a Woman by Stanley Waterloo
  9. For the intermediate grades. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  10. Make cider of the second and third grades of apples. – The Apple by Various
  11. The grades are so steep that no expresses are attempted and therefore we have before us a tedious five- hour trip on a way train. – Stained Glass Tours in France by Charles Hitchcock Sherrill
  12. It was reported that these fields which no longer produced the best grades of tobacco were better for wheat than newly cleared land. – Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Lyman Carrier
  13. " Universal" and " Characteristic" religion do not constitute two different religions, but two grades of the one religion. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  14. The Empress Suiko introduced Chinese court- ceremonies, and first established among the nobility the Chinese grades of rank. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  15. In fact, I was interested to see the experiment of bringing the different grades of society together. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  16. We can well conceive then that there are all grades of suffering, and all grades of the duration of suffering, in the next life. – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  17. The corral was, as was usually the case, full of ponies of all colors and grades of disposition, from mild beasts to fiery, half- broken bronchos. – The Boy Scouts On The Range by Lieut. Howard Payson
  18. Of the varieties grown in America, Virginia leaf is used quite extensively for some grades of snuff and " good stout rich snuff leaf" commands excellent prices and meets with a ready sale. – Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce by E. R. Billings
  19. For the primary grades. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  20. Banks and business institutions, the various detective and police forces, all grades and walks of life have been put to it to keep abreast of the development of scientific crime. – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve