Usage examples for Houses

  1. They all said that there was no luck about any of the houses, with Hildegarde awa'. – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  2. Why has congress two houses? – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  3. I reminded Captain Burns of what I had said yesterday: that there were houses of that description, more or less, in England, real houses! – The Brightener by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. Folks in glass houses, simmin' to me, shouldn' throw stones. – The Mayor of Troy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  5. The houses were built on three sides of a square court. – English Villages by P. H. Ditchfield
  6. " My people always desire it, when we come into contact with the heads of great houses," he added. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  7. And I knew that in the houses on the shore dead men and women were lying. – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  8. To light up their houses they almost always use diamonds. – Fairies and Folk of Ireland by William Henry Frost
  9. " We can't storm the houses. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. They never come into the village; but of course it would be terribly dangerous anywhere beyond the houses. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  11. At least this is certain, that for nearly four centuries after its birth the printing- press in use in all printing- houses remained the same in form as that which Caxton's workmen had used in the Red Pale at Westminster. – A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898 by Henry R. Plomer
  12. She's in the south of France just now, and when she comes to town they'll meet quite happily and visit at each other's houses. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  13. Did the shepherds live in houses twenty stories high? – Jerry by Jean Webster
  14. " He was doing a round of country- houses. – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  15. But people must have conversation, they must have houses, and they must have stories. – The Defendant by G.K. Chesterton
  16. " There's bound to be a- many a person in all them houses," she went on. – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  17. Bob, Teddy and Mrs. Newton inquired at a number of houses, but no one in them had seen Trouble and Nicknack that day. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis
  18. Presently we came into that wide new street of mean houses, of which I have already spoken. – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke
  19. I'm so tired of staring at those houses across the way. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  20. The houses seemed half deserted. – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke