Usage examples for twenty

  1. I haven't heard a word of her for five and twenty years. – The Imaginary Marriage by Henry St. John Cooper
  2. Well, suppose we say at one and twenty. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  3. " No," said I. " Then why did you say twenty- one and twenty- second?" – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  4. We're twenty minutes behind time, as it is. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. " I will give you two days, twenty if you like," he said. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  6. " Nearly twenty," she told him. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  7. When I come back, she said, you will be twenty- five. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  8. And you and I have known each other for twenty- two years. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  9. " About twenty to one," replied Jack. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  10. He was twenty- five years old, and doing well. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  11. He seemed to be about twenty. – In And Out by Edgar Franklin
  12. Twenty years, twenty years! – Three Plays by Padraic Colum
  13. " Sorry, give you the week of the twenty- third," said this man. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  14. He was then but twenty- one years old. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  15. She's been taking care of herself for twenty years. – The Honorable Percival by Alice Hegan Rice
  16. " She is young," I replied, " scarcely twenty, I should think." – The Birthright by Joseph Hocking
  17. 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
  18. Going down, about one hundred and twenty- three miles. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough