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Usage examples for island

  1. There is going to be a battle over on Long Island sooner or later, and then you will get all the fighting you want. – The Dare Boys of 1776 by Stephen Angus Cox
  2. Half an hour later they had reached the island. – The Waif of the "Cynthia" by André Laurie and Jules Verne
  3. It ought to be, if he got then away He must wear all our lives upon his sword, He need not fly the Island, he must leave no one alive. – The Maids Tragedy by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
  4. We were two weeks on the island before any one of us realized that we had seen no fire. – The Cruise of the Kawa by Walter E. Traprock [Pseudonym of George S. Chappell]
  5. 166n Semenoffski Island, i. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  6. " It is that fellow upon the island," he said. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  7. For the last few years when they are speaking of any one with fine rings they say: 'She had beautiful rings on her fingers like Lady-, ' a visitor to the island. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge
  8. I don't want William's Island especially, but I'm sure I couldn't get it if I did. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  9. My island was about nine leagues round. – Seven Frozen Sailors by George Manville Fenn
  10. We take your boat and we think that you have such luck that you will find another way of getting off the island. – The Boy Who Knew What The Birds Said by Padraic Colum
  11. " Lady Gosstre is at the island," said Lady Charlotte, to show where it might end, if she pleased. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  12. The island extended N. N. E. and S. S. W. on the west- side. – The Part Borne by the Dutch in the Discovery of Australia 1606-1765 by J. E. Heeres
  13. To get there I had to go to Grand Island. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  14. Meanwhile, we'll get back to the island. – The Boy Allies with Uncle Sams Cruisers by Ensign Robert L. Drake
  15. God, Kinch, if you and I could only work together we might do something for the island. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  16. And I'm afraid you can't know on this island. – The Flamp, The Ameliorator, and The Schoolboy's Apprentice by E. V. Lucas
  17. Discovered on an island by some fool friends that brought him back to town. – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  18. Lady, if they sail round the island, call and let us know. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  19. Do you remember, Dick, the afternoon we went to the island?" – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark
  20. All at once they seemed to see an island rising up out of the sea. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
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