Usage examples for ten

  1. Of a certain minister it is said " He can do more in ten minutes than most men do in a day." – Seed Thoughts for Singers by Frank Herbert Tubbs
  2. " I'm more than a dozen years older than you are, close to ten years older than Isadore. – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  3. They were there for ten days or so, while they did their business with me. – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  4. But not one day over ten weeks, so help me! – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  5. The answer was, she had left the hotel about ten days. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  6. Think of it- for ten years I've never known a minute when I wasn't afraid of death! – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  7. Only ten minutes more to wait. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  8. Just you sit and wait here for ten minutes. – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  9. And so there were ten of them. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
  10. In ten minutes, I'm off. – The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc
  11. Don't forget that you have lived in fear of me for ten long years." – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  12. " I'll be back in ten she said. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  13. And she said, " Go, my dear, if I wait ten years for you." – The Delectable Duchy by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  14. And he was for ten years. – The Voice in the Fog by Harold MacGrath
  15. " Tell them I will see them in ten minutes," said the banker. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  16. I don't know that I was ever ten minutes in his company that you were not there also. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  17. He'd been here ten minutes, and he'd told me the story of his life. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  18. But there are two other things I want for that ten thousand. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  19. Have an apple orchard of twenty trees, most of them ten years old. – The Apple by Various
  20. It won't take you longer than ten minutes. – The School by the Sea by Angela Brazil