Usage examples for VU

  1. The case was originally reported, as follows, by Vu se- Kung, sub- viceroy of the province of Fo- kien: The accused She- fo- pao, and the deceased Vang- yung- man, were of different families, but connected by marriage, were well known to each other, and there had always been a good understanding between them. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  2. Je l'ai vu battre. – French Conversation and Composition by Harry Vincent Wann
  3. J'ai vu mieux que ca, mon cher. – The Reverberator by Henry James
  4. Mais nous en avons vu bien souvent, les inondations comme celle- ci; ca passe vite! – Chita: A Memory of Last Island by Lafcadio Hearn
  5. N'avez- vous jamais vu de fausse monnoie? – A Selection from the Comedies of Marivaux by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux
  6. At Paris one is asked, " Avez- vous vu le Louvre?" – Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country by Francis Miltoun
  7. Jamais vous n'avez grenouille vu de aussi modeste, aussi naturelle, douee comme elle l'etait! – Sketches New and Old, Part 1. by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  8. Vous n'avez point vu le portrait. – A Selection from the Comedies of Marivaux by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux
  9. Devinez qui j'ai vu – French Conversation and Composition by Harry Vincent Wann
  10. N'as- tu pas souvent vu couler les larmes des yeux du castor qui avait perdu sa femelle ou ses petits? – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  11. " We must come to old England for this sort of thing," said Dick, looking back upon the soft rural scene with the half- patronising experience of a man qui en a vu bien d'autres. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  12. At this point, the truth behind the sense of deja vu that Mallory had experienced the first time he had heard the tale hit him so hard between the eyes that he jerked back his head. – A Knyght Ther Was by Robert F. Young
  13. " Il a connu l'ivresse de la victoire: il a vu fuir l'ennemi"- so a friend announced it. – Three French Moralists and The Gallantry of France by Edmund Gosse
  14. Sans avoir vu ma mie, Je ne chanterai plus. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  15. The French idiom is similar to this: as, J'ai vu I have seen. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown