Fred said as coffee and English muffins were served.
I read an English caper about that happening one time.
Her English vocabulary was growing a word at a time—mostly terms like dust, vacuum, linens, dishes and other domestic terminologies.
The Deans met Maria's betrothed, Emilio, who spoke halting English and was as polite as his fiancée.
The condition of the operatives is becoming every day more like that of the English; and it cannot be wondered at, since, as far as I have heard or observed, the principal object is, not that mankind may be well and honestly clad, but, unquestionably, that corporations may be enriched.
"Capital!" said Prince Hippolyte in English, and began slapping his knee with the palm of his hand.
The two German women sharing her room ceased talking when she entered and looked her over before one said in halting English, "You're American."
Sarah and Jackson had been 23 and 25 years old respectively, living privileged, English aristocratic lives when they were abducted and turned into vampires.
There is in this town, with a very few exceptions, no taste for the best or for very good books even in English literature, whose words all can read and spell.
"English?" she asked hopefully.
It sounds like some English gothic—a naive waif married off to tyrannical older man who holds her hostage in a golden cage and beats her into submission!
They spoke in broken English, but they appeared to understand what she wanted.
This is about as much as the college-bred generally do or aspire to do, and they take an English paper for the purpose.
Anatole kept on refilling Pierre's glass while explaining that Dolokhov was betting with Stevens, an English naval officer, that he would drink a bottle of rum sitting on the outer ledge of the third floor window with his legs hanging out.
The English will come off badly, you know, if Napoleon gets across the Channel.
For once, she hadn't corrected his English, only nodded once more and held out her arm for the bracelet.
Edith is, as them English novels say, 'in seclusion'—probably plotting how to wrap up Donald and take him home.
Jen, the valedictorian of her class, was to attend Ryder College in New Jersey and major in English Literature.
The cock, in his plumage of yellowish-green and yellow is one of the most finely coloured of common English birds, but he is rather heavily built, and his song is hardly commended.
The forests are under an English official.
He was the last English king who reigned in Northumbria.
HENRY CHICHELEY (1364-1443), English archbishop, founder of All Souls College, Oxford, was born at Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, in 1363 or 1364.
In a top fermentation - typical of English breweries - the yeast rises, in a bottom fermentation, as the phrase implies, it settles in the vessel.
Hutton took charge of the literary side of the paper, and by degrees his own articles became and remained up to the last one of the best-known features of serious and thoughtful English journalism.
Gneist, Englische Verfassungsgeschichte, English translation by P. A.
From the free out-door life at Nohant she passed at thirteen to the convent of the English Augustinians at Paris, where for the first two years she never went outside the walls.
Leo at once formed a new league with the emperor and the king of Spain, and to ensure English support made Wolsey a cardinal.
In 1664 he was chosen one of the directors of the imperial army raised to fight the Turk; and after the peace which followed the Christian victory at St Gotthard in August 1664, he aided the English king Charles II.
After a short stay first at Alen90n and then in Bourges, he passed over to England, where he found refuge in London with Ugo Foscolo, and made a few English friends.
Bonaparte and Professor Schlegel (1850), though it excludes many birds which an English writer would call "grosbeaks."
The English data, due to R.
Douglas's longest, last, and in some respects most important work is his translation of the Aeneid, the first version of a great classic poet in any English dialect.
Further discussion of the question of Douglas's alleged Humanism will be found in Courthope's History of English Poetry, i.
Gammer Gurton's Needle is the second extant English comedy, properly so called.
The best English account will be found in H.
The marriage of this youth to James IV.'s widow on the 6th of August 1514 did much to identify the Douglases with the English party in Scotland, as against the French party led by Albany, and incidentally to determine the political career of his uncle Gavin.
From this retreat Gavin Douglas was sent by the earl to the English court, to ask for aid against the French party and against the queen, who was reported to be the mistress of the regent.
She was a considerable linguist and knew English, Italian and some Latin, though she never tackled Greek.
SAMUEL BAMFORD (1788-1872), English labour politician, was born at Miston, near Middleton, Lancashire, on the 28th of February 5788.
The cruciform church of St Mary, with a central tower and short spire, is in great part Early English, with Perpendicular additions; but considerable traces of a Norman building were revealed during a modern restoration.
Speaking in English, he displayed an eloquence and command of the language scarcely excelled by the greatest orators in their own tongue.
Grass had already begun to grow on the garden paths, and horses and calves were straying in the English park.