After suffering dreadfully from want of wafer and fuel they entered Kansu, having recrossed the flooded Hwang-ho, but it was not till January 1845 that they reached Tang-Kiul on the boundary.
No progress had been made, the service was dreadfully costly in life, and it became intensely unpopular among the troops.
Taken altogether, it was a dreadfully long name to weigh down a poor innocent child, and one of the hardest lessons I ever learned was to remember my own name.
"Look, Natasha, how dreadfully it is burning!" said she.
Even the kitten gave a dreadfully shrill scream and at the same time Jim the cab-horse neighed loudly.