Lanes Sentence Examples
The streets and lanes were deserted.
There was a stillness on the tree-lined lanes that whispered peace.
It took her mind back to childhood memories of barefoot strolls down dusty lanes.
The picturesque old town, built on the cliffs above its harbour, consists of one street stretching for about a mile through a network of lanes.
The town is traversed by one straight wide street with large houses, but for the most part it consists of narrow lanes.Advertisement
There exists among many foreign observers an impression that Japan is comparatively poor in wild-flowers; an impression probably due to the fact that there are no flowery meadows or lanes.
Venetian influence is everywhere manifest; the Lion of St Mark is carved over the main gateway and on many public buildings; and among the narrow and steep lanes of the city there are numerous examples of Venetian Gothic or early Renaissance architecture.
On its western boundary, adjoining Green Lanes, lies Clissold Park (54 acres) and outside the north-western boundary is Finsbury Park (115 acres).
Until about 1860, indeed, the dimly lit lanes were paved with rough stone blocks, imbedded in the clay soil, which often subsided, so as to leave the surface undulating like a sea.
Also in the curious tinker's " Thary " spoken still on the English roads and lanes, we find merely an often inaccurately inverted Irish Gaelic. But in none of these nor in any other artificial jargons can any grammatical development be found other than that of the language on which they are based.Advertisement
Its lanes are narrow, steep and winding; many of the houses are entered by wooden staircases; and though considerably modernized the town has a medieval air.
Access to them is gained from the narrow lanes which usually surround them.
Lanes Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians, first published in 1836.
The Tiergarten, the beautiful west-end park with its thickets of dense undergrowth and winding lanes and lakes has lost somewhat of its sylvan character owing to building encroachments on the north side and the laying out of new rides and drives.
The ruins of his fort remain, and the eye can still trace the streets and lanes of the long deserted city.Advertisement
As a whole, the arable tract is a treeless region, except around the villages, which are encircled by fine mango, pipal, banyan and tamarind trees, and intersected with green shady lanes of bamboo.
Apart from country lanes and footpaths, there are three classes of highways, controlled, respectively, by the nation, department and commune.
About the beginning of the 18th century fountains and lanes in the style of those at Versailles were laid out in the park, and soon after the castle itself, of which only the round tower remained (and is still standing), was rebuilt.
There is only one good road in the province, that from Enzeli to Kazvin by way of Resht; in other parts communication is by narrow and frequently impassable lanes through the thick forest, or by intricate pathways through the dense undergrowth.
Its primitive houses of timber and plaster were mostly swept away after 1860, when brick or stone came into general use, and good streets were cut among the network of narrow, insanitary lanes.Advertisement
Among works published by Maury, in addition to those mentioned, are the papers contributed by him to the Astronomical Observations of the United States Observatory, Letter concerning Lanes for Steamers crossing the Atlantic (1855); Physical Geography (1864) and Manual of Geography (1871).
And in Spring, the verges of the lanes are high in wild angelica, its vivid light green found nowhere else in nature.
You also need to bear in mind any particularly arduous hills, tight bends or islands, speed bumps or narrow lanes.
There are a couple of places to hire bicycles which are ideal for exploring the island's winding lanes.
Over night lanes closures of Westlink will be needed to effect these changes.Advertisement
Laning in oppositely driven colloids We study the formation of lanes of oppositely driven colloids.
With a grim yet somewhat optimistic determination, DD piloted the car through the narrow lanes west of Bury.
North of the churchyard is a little maze of lanes, which add much to the character of Painswick and invite exploration.
These lanes have kept their integrity with authentic crumbled facades and darkened corners, where little pubs serve mulled wine on chilly nights.
Another point in favor of such a combination is that it is a prerequisite for the introduction of dedicated fast lanes.
Crazy Girl getting freaky with Pablo... lanes this summer.
I was driving down a very busy freeway in Southern California, six lanes on each side.
Hedges on the slopes and along the narrow lanes include hawthorn, hazel and beech.
Away from the misty moors, it is the leafy lanes of South Cornwall which are thought to be haunted by the past.
I don't think bus lanes would have made me change my mode of travel.
Paint cycle lanes, or Think Bike signs on the road.
Originally Bath and King's Saltern Roads were lanes passing along the edge of the river or tidal marsh.
Just inside the county boundary, this delightful village is situated among rolling meadowland, wooded valleys and winding country lanes.
Yet every day thousands of miles of British bus lanes seem to stand idly by in deliberate provocation of the motoring public.
The hawthorn hedges along the lanes have been sculpted by the wind into huge quiffs.
Consequently, China will remain reliant on the security of sea lanes.
Finally, board a traditional rickshaw to explore the narrow lanes of Old Delhi, with their crowded shopfronts and mass of people.
Next, via country lanes to saffron Waldon, a village once famed for growing saffron.
The latter took in references to George Formby, the novels of LP Hartley and the Scandinavian sea lanes of the Kattegat.
For those glorious country lanes of prolonged spells of speed cruising a cat-back system desirable.
These show the presence of dust lanes which obscure the starlight coming from near the midline of the disk.
Lynn is a place best explored on foot as its narrow streets and lanes are more suited to a bygone age.
Second, they are also raising the specter of some of our motorways becoming grotesque American-style superhighways up to 12 lanes wide.
I live in a rural area but the wheelie bins look quite tidy along the lanes.
Cycling around Norfolk lanes, or on a turbo trainer if very wet.
Louis and metropolis in from above sno-cap lanes and recently unsealed and.
The whole district adjoining the Areopagus was found to have been thickly built over; the small, mean dwelling-houses intersected by narrow, crooked lanes convey a vivid idea of the contrast between the modest private residences and the great public structures of the ancient city.
Its Welsh form is confined to the sea-coast parishes, and on the Norfolk coast the creature is supposed to be amphibious, coming out of the sea by night and travelling about the lonely lanes.
Irregular lanes running in steep-sided hollow-ways on the steeper slopes, occasionally revetted in stone, often bounded by holly hedges.
You will also have a chance to enjoy a rickshaw ride in the narrow lanes of the old city.
Next, via country lanes to Saffron Waldon, a village once famed for growing saffron.
Situated on the seafront in the heart of the Lanes.
Many trunk roads have segregated lanes, or are motorway standard.
The majority of original local roads are narrow sinuous lanes with no verges.
A circular walk through the sunken lanes of the Solway Plain, starting at Burgh by Sands.
He then went down the A556 swerving across both lanes, through traffic lights and hit the curb before pulling up.
That 's why bus lanes exist - to free them from the traffic jam caused by all the solitary car drivers.
The gardens are reached via the Town God Temple Bazaar, a touristy but impressive warren of lanes and stalls.
Thank goodness, they're finally putting in carpool lanes on the local highway.
If it is too wide, it will not be easy to maneuver it in between traffic lanes.
Generally, bowling balls with soft finishes grip the lane better than bowling balls with hard finishes, but this may also depend on how exuberantly the bowling alley oils the lanes.
Core 2s (Intel) and X2s (AMD) have "four lanes" capable of moving data and Quad-cores have "eight lanes".
Information passes by on these lanes and as one lane being to clog with data, the remaining lanes attempts to take up the slack.
The more lanes you have, the easier the information flows, especially if lanes begin to stall.
The Quad-cores run four processors (eight lanes of highway) for those high-end applications like video editing, hardcore photo editing and video gaming.
City car share and lift share schemes often include the use of special road lanes, that are only available to cars with more than one person in it.
Abilities such as braking quickly, steering, changing lanes safely, and/or dealing with changing road conditions may be impaired.
The first skill that you may have a hard time doing is staying in the lanes because steering and looking where you are suppose to go is difficult.
When changing lanes, you may think other cars are far enough behind when they really are not.
In December 2004, she was involved in a hit-and-run car accident in Los Angeles, California, after she switched lanes and struck another vehicle.
When the McNamara family designed the park, they kept many of the veteran trees on the property and added more to create long boulevards of tree-shrouded lanes and more.
One other hint it to use your rear view to block lanes of the faster cars and to keep them behind you in the same lane.
You'll have to change lanes, handle turns, navigate exit ramps, park and more.
The bridge has six lanes of traffic as well as pedestrian walkways and bike lanes on each side.
The width of the bridge is 27 meters, and there are also 3 meters of sidewalk that run along the side of the traffic lanes.
They offer plenty of racing room with four-foot lanes.
Many bowling alleys offer bumpered lanes and lightweight balls for children to eliminate some of the frustrations of unskilled or young bowlers.
Chartres' old town is also enchanting, with its narrow cobblestone lanes and picturesque storefronts.
Remember to use your turn signals any time you change lanes, turn at an intersection, or turn off the road into a driveway.
Alas for excellent intentions, her escape pod is improperly directed and misses the main space lanes, and drifts for years.
Dean sped up to 80 miles an hour and turned across three lanes to an exit while the Ford tried vainly, but unsuccessfully, to follow.
At right angles to this street lanes ascend the hill-side to Hillhead, where the more modern structures and villas have been built.
The lanes and alleys of the early city were unpaved and filthy with slops from the houses.
The narrow crooked lanes of this quarter still contrast with the straight, regularly laid-out streets of the modern city, which extends to the north-west, north and east of the ancient citadel.
Its somewhat gloomy aspect, enhanced by the tortuous narrow lanes flanked by gabled houses of the 15th century, has gained for it among countryfolk the sobriquet of the "Witches' nest" (Hexen-Nest).
Save for two or three wide streets which traverse it from end to end the town is a network of narrow lanes.
In 1662, as appears by a map still extant, there were i 50 houses within the wall, forming five streets and as many lanes; and the upland districts around were one dense forest of giant oaks and sycamores, yielding an unfailing supply of timber to the woodmen of Carrickfergus.
This plan, however, miscarried, for space grew so valuable that large warehouses and business establishments have been erected in these lanes.
The old town centres in the Plaza del Mercado, from which narrow and tortuous lanes radiate in various directions; the new one dates, from about the middle of the 18th century, and its streets are wide and straight.
From this arrangement these lines of single cells came to be known as Laurae, Aaupat, "streets" or "lanes."
The romantic old town, with its winding streets and lanes, flanked by massive gabled houses, dates from the medieval days of Hanseatic prosperity.
Cologne, with the tortuous, narrow and dark streets and lanes of the old inner town, is still regarded as one of the least attractive capital cities of Germany; but in modern times it has been greatly improved, and the evil smells which formerly characterized it have yielded to proper sanitary arrangements.
A striking contrast exists between the Moorish quarter, with its tortuous lanes and Oriental architecture, and the modern quarter, with its rectangular streets and wide open squares, frequently bordered with trees and adorned with fountains.
It is a small fishing port, with narrow paved lanes and old-fashioned cottages.
I observed that the vitals of the village were the grocery, the bar-room, the post-office, and the bank; and, as a necessary part of the machinery, they kept a bell, a big gun, and a fire-engine, at convenient places; and the houses were so arranged as to make the most of mankind, in lanes and fronting one another, so that every traveller had to run the gauntlet, and every man, woman, and child might get a lick at him.
Since 1880 the city has been almost entirely renovated in the " European " style; the narrow tortuous lanes and mean houses of the Turkish epoch have almost disappeared, and a new town with straight parallel streets has been constructed in the eastern suburb.
Among the wool-carders - men of the lowest class, dwelling in the precipitous lanes about the Porta Ovile - there was an association styling itself the "company of the worm."
They often rise tier above tier, and are sometimes all on the same level " facing each other as in streets, and branching off laterally into smaller lanes or alleys "; and FIG.
The bazaar, or carsija, is a labyrinth of dark lanes, lined with booths, where embroideries, rugs, embossed fire-arms, filagree-work in gold and silver, and other native wares are displayed.