Usage examples for la

  1. She was then sent to trade with La Tour and Acadia. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  2. " Gneisenau," he cried, " we must take the village, for La Rothiere is the key of the position. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  3. Cecil de la Borne rose to his feet and leaned across the table. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. Ah, Madame la Duchesse! – The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger
  5. Marie de la Beauce, Quebec. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  6. It is the fat priest from La Foa. – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  7. Madame la Marquise, will you honour me? – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  8. M. le Prince de Conti the same, mine also, that of M. de la Force and of M. de Guiche still more so. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 12 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  9. He longed to dance with her and he wished that he were at liberty to frequent the houses la which she was asked. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  10. Though I fear, said Madame La Tour on the threshold, the poor maid will some time fall into harm. – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  11. Are you not Monsieur de la Mole? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  12. In November of 1906, Leopold gave the International Forestry and Mining Company of the Congo mining rights in territories adjoining his private park, the Domaine de la Couronne, and to the American Congo Company he granted the right to work rubber along the Congo River to where it joins the Kasai. – The Congo and Coasts of Africa by Richard Harding Davis
  13. Being a proud man, it did not please him to expose the smallness of his fortune when it could be helped, so he, with me, lived a life which we often compared to that of the monks of La Trappe. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  14. So, leanin' on the arm of Justice, I accompanied him into the buildin', which wuzn't fur from La Rabida. – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley
  15. Miss Hortense was going to pay her compliments to Miss La Heu. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  16. Certainly, certainly, monsieur,- at least after I have said one word more to Madame la Comtesse. – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  17. Pascal was eager to inform his mother of the fortunate result of his visit, but certain arrangements which were needful for the success of his plans required his attention, and it was nearly five o'clock when he reached the Route de la Revolte. – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  18. Me alegro mucho de la noticia; Celebro mucho la noticia: I am glad of the news. – Pitman's Commercial Spanish Grammar (2nd ed.) by C. A. Toledano
  19. On this night and the next one it had to dig on the east side of the canal on the north of La Brique. – Short History of the London Rifle Brigade by Unknown
  20. " It's only the old woman who is laughing," La Sarriette remarked; " La Normande looks anything but happy." – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola