He was an excellent horseman, and rode as if he were part of the horse.
Excellent wine is made.
Excellent idea – if you enjoy it.
He was an excellent judge of horseflesh.
He was in excellent condition.
He made an excellent companion, a fact that hadn't occurred to her before that moment.
"I think that's an excellent idea," Alex said, his voice calm and even.
It would be perfect hideaway - old log cabin in excellent condition - breathtaking scenery.
You have an excellent memory.
Oh, this would be an excellent idea!
Sam was keeping them in excellent condition.
The food was excellent, the company comforting.
Now it held about two dozen people, some climbers preparing their equipment and photographers availing themselves of the excellent location where they could look straight down on the climbers below them.
Sam was an excellent horseman - possibly as good as Alex.
In Captain Keller's library she found excellent books, Lamb's "Tales from Shakespeare," and better still Montaigne.
All were in excellent condition and she suspected that he probably used them regularly.
You are being helped by an excellent salesperson who has been working there for twenty-five years.
We could say he has excellent taste.
It's a nice one, low mileage and looks to be in excellent condition.
Of course, it provided an excellent opportunity to keep an eye on her.
It was either an original or an excellent copy, signed by Andy Gordon.
He always seemed to me to have an excellent heart, and that is the quality I value most in people.
We all were excellent customers of Plotkins, the local furniture store.
Each letter, written in excellent penmanship, began Dear Annie but there were no accompanying envelopes and no addresses.
During the past year Helen has enjoyed excellent health.
He is such a worthy and excellent man, our dear Vyazmitinov....
He was telling her to let it ring, which was an excellent idea.
Maximilian had many excellent personal qualities.
The object of a race is to see who can win it--or at least that is what my excellent brains think.
Her sense of time is excellent, but whether it would have developed as a special faculty cannot be known, for she has had a watch since she was seven years old.
He is an excellent horseman, you know.
That would be an excellent reason, but actually, I quit for me.
Alex was an excellent dancer – strong, sure and fluid.
If he was trying to frighten her, he was doing an excellent job.
If this cabin had only been in the California hills, instead of so many miles away, it would make an excellent investment.
Megan wanted to go with him and today that sounded like an excellent idea.
He was an excellent speaker and unabashedly told the gathering how he'd found the local sheriff's office in disarray and how it lacked up-to-date tools to deal with modern problems.
In fact, a young single girl might be exactly what they needed to inject more interest in the tour – and Felipa was an excellent rider.
The book provided excellent examples of the plants and she found a large assortment of edible foods.
Nor are they afraid to venture out of their depth, being excellent swimmers, and able, by means of their trunks, to breathe without difficulty when the entire body is submerged.
In December 1352 Clement died, and his successor, Innocent VI., anxious to strike a blow at the baronial rulers of Rome, and seeing in the former tribune an excellent tool for this purpose, pardoned and released his prisoner.
There is what looks like an excellent contemporary portrait in one of the windows of All Souls College, which is figured in the Victoria County History for Hampshire, ii.
He possessed many excellent qualities, bravery, piety and generosity; but his reign is memorable rather in the history of the house of Habsburg than in that of the kingdom of Germany.
There are deposits of excellent clay, especially for pottery, and in 1907 ($2,159,132) and 1908 ($2,083,821) the state ranked after Ohio and New Jersey in the value of pottery.
An excellent glass sand is procured from crushed sandstone near Berkeley Springs, Morgan county.
At Bridlington Quay there is excellent sea-bathing, and the parade and ornamental gardens provide pleasant promenades.
Another excellent micrometer, originally based on a model by Clark of Cambridge, Massachusetts, has been largely used by Burnham and others in America.
The excellent manner in which the scales and micrometers are mounted, the employment of a compound microscope for viewing the scales, with its ingeniously arranged and admirably efficient reversing prism, and the perfection of its slow motions for focusing and reading, combine to render this a most accurate and convenient instrument for very refined measures, although too slow for work in which the measures must depend on single pointings in each of two reversed positions of the plate, and where speed of working is essential.
There is an excellent account of Collier in A.
The coast of Sardinia contains few seaports, but a good proportion of these are excellent natural harbours.
1898), home secretary, and their son Sir Spencer Walpole, the well-known historian, published an excellent biography of Perceval in 1874.
Both Mr. Gilman and Mr. Keith, the teachers who prepared her for college, were struck by her power of constructive reasoning; and she was excellent in pure mathematics, though she seems never to have enjoyed it much.
Helen's pencil-writing is excellent, as you will see from the enclosed letter, which she wrote for her own amusement.
In the early years of her education she had only good things to read; some were, indeed, trivial and not excellent in style, but not one was positively bad in manner or substance.
She has an excellent 'ear' for the flow of sentences.
I know your excellent heart.
Mademoiselle Bourienne, here's another admirer of that powder-monkey emperor of yours, he exclaimed in excellent French.
He was always hearing such words as: "With your remarkable kindness," or, "With your excellent heart," "You are yourself so honorable Count," or, "Were he as clever as you," and so on, till he began sincerely to believe in his own exceptional kindness and extraordinary intelligence, the more so as in the depth of his heart it had always seemed to him that he really was very kind and intelligent.
No, she is not stupid, she is an excellent girl," he sometimes said to himself "she never makes a mistake, never says anything stupid.
"Well then, that's excellent," said he.
Your loss is so terrible that I can only explain it to myself as a special providence of God who, loving you, wishes to try you and your excellent mother.
He is an excellent fellow....
We have an excellent priest, he conducts the service decently and with dignity, and the deacon is the same.
He glanced once at the companion's face, saw her attentive and kindly gaze fixed on him, and, as often happens when one is talking, felt somehow that this companion in the black dress was a good, kind, excellent creature who would not hinder his conversing freely with Princess Mary.
The aim is excellent but in the present circumstances something else is needed.
And with an eager face Nicholas began to speak of the possibility of repurchasing Otradnoe before long, and added: "Another ten years of life and I shall leave the children... in an excellent position."
The city also contains numerous excellent educational establishments, although the state university is not here but at Tubingen, and its conservatorium of music has long been renowned.
The primary and secondary schools of the town are excellent, and there is a small training college for state teachers.
To the growth of this tendency the excellent results of the agricultural schools have especially contributed.
Excellent fruits are produced in its vicinity, and its exports include cacao, coffee, sugar, hides, tobacco and sundry products in small quantities.
"She is a very admirable and excellent young woman," said she, "and you must go and call on her.
His health was excellent and he had never expressed more than mild displeasure with his lot in life.
I find even the smallest child excellent company, and I am glad to say that children usually like me.
Cade was an excellent provider.
It appeared there was an excellent opportunity to view the entire incident.
The doctor had taken his sweet time seeing him, but had finally confirmed that Byrne was in excellent health.
Some of the nominations were excellent, such as Lorenzo Campeggio, Giambattista Pallavicini, Adrian of Utrecht, Cajetan, Cristoforo Numai and Egidio Canisio.
This grows under oaks, in clusters - a most unusual character for the mushroom, and is said to be excellent for the table.
The river Awe, issuing from the north-western horn of the loch, affords excellent trout and salmon fishing.
But here is plenty of excellent clover, so if you will excuse me I will eat now.
The stars are so far away that people cannot tell much about them, without very excellent instruments.
I am glad thee is at the Institution; it is an excellent place.
Miss Sullivan, who is an excellent critic, made suggestions at many points in the course of composition and revision.
Her logic and her sympathy are in excellent balance.
They had come by easy stages, their knapsacks conveyed on carts, and the Austrian authorities had provided excellent dinners for the officers at every halting place.
But this is what we'll do: I have a good friend, an adjutant general and an excellent fellow, Prince Dolgorukov; and though you may not know it, the fact is that now Kutuzov with his staff and all of us count for nothing.
Though some skeptics smiled when told of Berg's merits, it could not be denied that he was a painstaking and brave officer, on excellent terms with his superiors, and a moral young man with a brilliant career before him and an assured position in society.
The whole family, whom he had formerly judged severely, now seemed to him to consist of excellent, simple, and kindly people.
It would be an excellent opportunity to get out of this house with its unpleasant memories.
Anatole is no genius, but he is an honest, goodhearted lad; an excellent son or kinsman.
He is an excellent man!
The hyposulphite experiment here again affords an excellent illustration.
After dinner the count settled himself comfortably in an easy chair and with a serious face asked Sonya, who was considered an excellent reader, to read the appeal.
Yet he too was an excellent dancer - or maybe everyone's dancing skills were so much better than hers that it only appeared so to her.