Usage examples for passages

  1. Bonaparte read some passages of them to me, and, laughing, said, " What do you think, Bourrienne, of these extravagances. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. He was now disposed to think that there had been love- passages between her and Wallingford, and not only between her and Wallingford but between her and Wellesley- there might, after all, be something in the jealousy idea. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  3. The girls were supposed to learn the notes, and were questioned upon them and upon the meaning of the passages and she trusted to native wit and successful guessing to supply her answers. – Monitress Merle by Angela Brazil
  4. While the development in Orthodoxy makes this section look very slight, there are passages that make one realize the mental wealth of a man who could afford to leave them behind and rush on. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  5. For the Bridal Veil being a well- known ship both for swift passages and for equipment, almost every berth was taken, and when the weather was calm, quite a large assembly sat down to dinner. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  6. And other passages leave no doubt that such was Berkeley's meaning. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  7. 3, and other passages – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  8. Passages in bold indicated by equal signs. – Almost A Man by Mary Wood-Allen
  9. " I have not my Bible with me," said Jack, " but I can repeat passages from memory." – Philosopher Jack by R.M. Ballantyne
  10. They went through several passages and at last Leopold took leave of his friend, and wished him good night. – Tales From the 'Phantasus', etc. of Ludwig Tieck by Ludwig Tieck
  11. Sentinels were stationed at all the passages who would not allow her to enter. – Madame Roland, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  12. I will now trouble your Lordships with the following passages from Mr. Holt's evidence. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  13. The Subjects for Special Research are intended to guide the reader to further study in related lines, and, by means of detailed references, to introduce him to the most helpful passages in the best English books of reference. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  14. This might have led to some affectionate passages but her father came in saying that the rascal was in prison, and that everyone said I was right. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. It's one of the secret passages to Mandeleys! – The Wicked Marquis by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. Where the temperature and volume of the gases are in line with what are found in ordinary direct fired practice, the area of the gas passages may be practically standard. – Steam, Its Generation and Use by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
  17. But there was rather a nice little entrance hall, or closed- in porch, and the passages were pretty wide. – My New Home by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  18. In one of Tennyson's most vigorous passages in the Idylls we read, ... – Stories of Authors, British and American by Edwin Watts Chubb
  19. It is to this fact that we owe some entertaining passages from young Flinders' pen concerning the voyage. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  20. " Of course there are difficult passages she conceded modestly. – The Early Short Fiction of Edith Wharton, Part 2 (of 10) by Edith Wharton