Word usage examples
and as azim amused himself with linguistic gymnastics, whistling a desert air under his breath for the benefit of his mare and the plodding mule following behind, the most recent subject of his contemplation-but one-knelt in a side chapel of the basilica within the walls of Rhemuth Keep and buried her face in her hands.
Not Jove: while yet his frown shook Heaven ay, when His adversary from adamantine chains Cursed him, he trembled like a slave.
ay, I know you have arsenic, Vitriol, sal-tartar, argaile, alkali, Cinoper: I know all.
as he picked hurriedly towards the hatch again, two Biter men, Tom Hugg and Silas ayling, emerged from between some cargo stacks, their faces beaming, while behind them came three bloodied seamen and behind them in their turn Tennison and Mann, who had a pistol, cocked and dangerous in such a space.
CLER: ay, if we can hold up the emulation betwixt Foole and Daw, and never bring them to expostulate.
I saw old Umslopogaas stagger to his feet -- ay, and saw him by a single gigantic effort swing up the struggling Nasta and with a shout of triumph hurl him straight over the parapet of the bridge, to be crushed to powder on the rocks two hundred feet below.
ay, I could set your freend over if he cam here round about eleven--maybe, a wee thing later.
ay, and he has saved me, by a very little, and therefore because of the deeds that they have done -- deeds of glory such as our history cannot show the like -- therefore I say that the name of Macumazahn and the name of dead Umslopogaas, ay, and the name of Kara, my servant, who aided him to hold the stair, shall be blazoned in letters of gold above my throne, and shall be glorious for ever while the land endures.
This is ma stoap, Ronnie, ah sais, risin n makin him git up tae lit ays oot.
Well, it would stoap ays huvin tae listen tae um gaun oan aboot you aw the time.