Sentence Examples


  • Three weeks after the battle he, still provost of St Giles, was admitted a burgess of Edinburgh, his father, the "Great Earl," being then civil provost of the capital.
  • By the time he'd brewed them both a cup of Earl Grey tea and rejoined Cynthia at the kitchen table, she had finished yet another paragraph.
  • The next earl was Waltheof and after him Uhtred, who defeated Malcolm II., king of the Scots, in io06.
  • His second wife had died during this year; in 1656 he married a third, who survived him, Margaret, daughter of Lord Spencer, niece of the earl of Southampton, and sister of the earl of Sunderland, who died at Newbury.
  • Fell before Henry earl of Richmond, who thereupon assumed the crown as Henry VII.
 

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