Usage examples for twenty

  1. " Sorry, give you the week of the twenty third," said this man. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  2. " About twenty to one," replied Jack. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  3. And you and I have known each other for twenty two years. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  4. He seemed to be about twenty – In And Out by Edgar Franklin
  5. She's been taking care of herself for twenty years. – The Honorable Percival by Alice Hegan Rice
  6. " She is young," I replied, " scarcely twenty I should think." – The Birthright by Joseph Hocking
  7. We're twenty minutes behind time, as it is. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. I've lived here these twenty years and found work for no man but myself. – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  9. " I will give you two days, twenty if you like," he said. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  10. When I come back, she said, you will be twenty five. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  11. Going down, about one hundred and twenty three miles. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  12. I haven't heard a word of her for five and twenty years. – The Imaginary Marriage by Henry St. John Cooper
  13. Twenty years, twenty years! – Three Plays by Padraic Colum
  14. You'll leave this city in twenty four hours. – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  15. He was then but twenty one years old. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  16. Well, suppose we say at one and twenty – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  17. He was twenty five years old, and doing well. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  18. " No," said I. " Then why did you say twenty one and twenty second?" – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  19. You can keep me here till I'm twenty one if you will, but you'll be sorry. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  20. " Nearly twenty she told him. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell