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Usage examples for la

  1. 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
  2. Miss Hortense was going to pay her compliments to Miss La Heu. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  3. It is the fat priest from La Foa. – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  4. 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
  5. Are you not Monsieur de la Mole? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Cecil de la Borne rose to his feet and leaned across the table. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Marie de la Beauce, Quebec. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  13. Ah, Madame la Duchesse! – The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Madame la Marquise, will you honour me? – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  17. She was then sent to trade with La Tour and Acadia. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  18. " Gneisenau," he cried, " we must take the village, for La Rothiere is the key of the position. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  19. " 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
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