Usage examples for Upon

  1. Upon my soul, Miss Euphemia! – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  2. And then Jorak was upon him. – Earthsmith by Milton Lesser
  3. " You were very kind, Mr. Sherwood, to take so much trouble upon yourself," said Lawry. – Haste and Waste by Oliver Optic
  4. We're all waiting upon you. – Terry's Trials and Triumphs by J. Macdonald Oxley
  5. He's just upon us. – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  6. Do such things come upon people for doing wrong things, when they do not know they are wrong? – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  7. " You have only looked in upon us. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  8. " Well, upon my word! – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Volume 1 by William Dean Howells
  9. The Ajetas were coming upon us, and there was no time to be lost. – Adventures in the Philippine Islands by Paul P. de La Gironière
  10. By what right do you look down upon him? – The Subterranean Brotherhood by Julian Hawthorne
  11. I hope I am not hard upon Miss Chrysophrasia, but the fact is she is not- what shall I say? – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  12. But one must allow she's been put upon. – Redemption and Two Other Plays by Leo Tolstoy
  13. So take care you are not too hard upon him; I'm going to take him up now." – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  14. Can she not wait upon herself? – Four Meetings by Henry James
  15. Upon my soul, I would give you a better reason if I had one, but I have none. – On Nothing & Kindred Subjects by Hilaire Belloc
  16. " Upon my word," said I, " I have been here long enough." – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  17. Upon my life, you must, Sir. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  18. Great Wotan looked upon his work. – Opera Stories from Wagner by Florence Akin
  19. It was a sight to look down upon. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. " I tell you it will be down upon us before very long," I heard him say. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston