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Usage examples for PAO

  1. " I didn't know until later on that the reason for the distinguished author's feelings against missionaries was because some of his own personal immoralities had been rebuked by a missionary in Pao Ting Fu and he had been mad ever since. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  2. She- fo- pao on hearing a rustling noise among the corn, and perceiving the shadow of a person through the obscurity of the night, immediately hailed him, but the wind blowing very fresh, he did not hear any reply. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  3. Thus Pao P'ah Tsze declares with reference to the tides: 'The vital essence of the moon governs water: and hence, when the moon is at its brightest, the tides are high. – Moon Lore by Timothy Harley
  4. " In that case," said Wong Pao coldly, " entice him into this inadequate chamber by words suggestive of liberal entertainment." – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  5. Near him was Wong Pao confidently awaiting the moment when the Emperor should declare himself. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  6. She- fo- pao then took alarm, on the suspicion that the sound proceeded from thieves, or else from wild beasts, and lighting the match- lock, which he held in his hand, fired it off, in order to repel the invaders whoever they might be. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  7. After ploughing we would be treated to hot tea and bread or pao baji by the owner of the field. – Free from School by Rahul Alvares
  8. Extrait du T'oung- pao vol. – A Philological Essay Concerning the Pygmies of the Ancients by Edward Tyson
  9. Unable any longer to continue his occupation, Wong Pao struck an iron gong. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  10. So we took rickshaws and were soon running along toward the Hankow station, where we found a large crowd of foreigners assembling for the special train that was to take us to Pao Ma Tchang, literally " Run Horse Place," the race- course six miles from Peking. – Peking Dust by Ellen N. La Motte
  11. " Honourable greeting, minstrel," said Wong Pao with dignified condescension. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  12. " Restrain your undoubted capacity," exclaimed Wong Pao hastily. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  13. Greatly do we fear that when the position has been explained to them, the breathing- space remaining, O Wong Pao will not be in your body. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc

Rhymes for PAO