Radcliffe Sentence Examples
Radcliffe girls are always up to their ears in work.
In 2001, Radcliffe appeared for the first time on film with Pierce Brosnan in The Tailor of Panama.
With the success of the first Harry Potter film and the popularity of the books, Daniel Radcliffe was guaranteed a prosperous future in the film sequels.
In 1881 he became master of University College, and threw himself with vigour into university and City life, becoming treasurer of the Radcliffe infirmary, and founder of the first technical school in Oxford, for which he presented a site.
A girls' Latin school, with the same standards as the boys' school, was established in 1878 (an outcome of the same movement that founded Radcliffe College).Advertisement
Three years later he was appointed an assistant in the meteorological department of the Radcliffe observatory, Oxford, and in 1855 he obtained a chemical post at Chester.
The principal business houses are on Mill Street; while Radcliffe Street extends along the river.
Ray Lankester obtained the Radcliffe Travelling Fellowship at Oxford in 1870, and became a fellow and lecturer at Exeter College in 1872.
Mead was the pupil of the equally popular and successful John Radcliffe (1650-1714), who had acquired from Sydenham a contempt for book-learning, and belonged to no school in medicine but the school of common sense.
Radcliffe left, however, no work requiring mention in a history of medicine.Advertisement
Bessel, having been consulted by the celebrated statesman, Sir Robert Peel, on behalf of the Radcliffe trustees, as to what instrument, added to the Radcliffe Observatory, would probably most promote the advancement of astronomy, strongly advised the selection of a heliometer.
Of various institutions for the education of women, Mount Holyoke (1837) at South Hadley, Smith College (1875) at Northampton, Wellesley College (1875) at Wellesley near Boston, Radcliffe College (1879) in connexion with Harvard at Cambridge and Simmons College (1899) at Boston, are of national repute.
This achievement was anticipated or outdone by an unknown calculator, whose manuscript was seen in the Radcliffe library, Oxford, by Baron von Zach towards the end of the century, and contained the ratio correct to 152 places.
When Wentworth was made lord deputy of Ireland, Radcliffe, in January 1633, preceded him to that country, and having been made a member of the Irish privy council he was trusted by the deputy in the fullest possible way, his advice being of the greatest service.
In 1640, Radcliffe, like Strafford, was arrested and was impeached, but the charges against him were not pressed, and in 1643 he was with Charles I.Advertisement
Shortly after the death of Main on the 9th of May 1878, Stone was appointed to succeed him as Radcliffe Observer at Oxford, and he left the Cape on the 27th of May 1879.
C. P.; in 1822 regius professor of medicine in succession to Sir Christopher Pegge; and in 1834 he was appointed keeper of the Radcliffe Library.
Early in 1690 he was released from his confinement, and after subsisting for some years largely on the charity of his friend and former pupil, Dr John Radcliffe, he died on the 21st of January 1699.
Netten Radcliffe, Report of the Medical Officer of the Privy Council, &c. (1875); also in Papers on Levantine Plague, presented to parliament (1879), p. 7.
Radcliffe, Reports of Local Government Board (1875, 1876, 1877 and for 1879-1880); Parliamentary Papers (1879); Frederick Forbes, On Plague in North-West Provinces of India (Edinburgh, 1840) (Dissertation); Hirsch, Handbuch der historischen-geogr.Advertisement
In 1764 he was made a fellow of the Royal Society, and in 1767 keeper of the Radcliffe Library.
The Baron's Tower, founded in 1155 by the Lovels, lords of Branxholm and Hawick, and afterwards the residence of the Douglases of Drumlanrig, is said to have been the only building that was not burned down during the raid of Thomas Radcliffe, 3rd earl of Sussex, in April 1570.
Radcliffe College (1879), for women, practically a part of Harvard; an Episcopal Theological School (1867), and the New Church (Swedenborgian or New Jerusalem) Theological School (1866) are other educational institutions of importance.
Britain's Paula Radcliffe came fourth in the 4km World Cross Country Championships in Vilamoura, Portugal from March 18 - 19.
Marathon world-record holder and previous winner Paula Radcliffe is entered for the race.Advertisement
There will also be the relocation of some adult elective inpatient surgical services from the John Radcliffe hospital into this new building.
Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust is to get two new linear accelerators to cut delays and improve treatment for cancer patients in Oxfordshire.
Our greatest ever miler happens to be married to Mrs British athletics, Paula Radcliffe.
He successfully observed the total solar eclipse of the 8th of August 1896 at Novaya Zemlya, and purposed a voyage to India for the eclipse of 1898, but died suddenly at the Radcliffe Observatory on the 9th of May 1897.
In October, 1896, I entered the Cambridge School for Young Ladies, to be prepared for Radcliffe.
The examination papers were given out at nine o'clock at Harvard and brought to Radcliffe by a special messenger.
At Radcliffe no one reads the papers to me after they are written, and I have no opportunity to correct errors unless I finish before the time is up.
The administrative board of Radcliffe did not realize how difficult they were making my examinations, nor did they understand the peculiar difficulties I had to surmount.
The struggle for admission to college was ended, and I could now enter Radcliffe whenever I pleased.
Last year, my second year at Radcliffe, I studied English composition, the Bible as English composition, the governments of America and Europe, the Odes of Horace, and Latin comedy.
While my days at Radcliffe were still in the future, they were encircled with a halo of romance, which they have lost; but in the transition from romantic to actual I have learned many things I should never have known had I not tried the experiment.
The "examinations" mentioned in this letter were merely tests given in the school, but as they were old Harvard papers, it is evident that in some subjects Miss Keller was already fairly well prepared for Radcliffe.
She showed me how very foolish it would be for me to pursue a four years' course of study at Radcliffe, simply to be like other girls, when I might better be cultivating whatever ability I had for writing.
But, while we were discussing plans for the winter, a suggestion which Dr. Hale had made long ago flashed across Teacher's mind--that I might take courses somewhat like those offered at Radcliffe, under the instruction of the professors in these courses.
How I passed my Entrance Examinations for Radcliffe College.
On the 29th and 30th of June, 1899, I took my examinations for Radcliffe College.
Is it possible for the College to accommodate itself to these unprecedented conditions, so as to enable me to pursue my studies at Radcliffe?
In the fall Miss Keller entered Radcliffe College.
At the same time Dr. Bell added that I could rest content and fight my way through Radcliffe in competition with seeing and hearing girls, while the great desire of my heart was being fulfilled.
If he had not taken upon himself the responsibility of Laura Bridgman's education and led her out of the pit of Acheron back to her human inheritance, should I be a sophomore at Radcliffe College to-day--who can say?
After she had passed her examinations and received her certificate of admission, she was advised by the Dean of Radcliffe and others not to go on.
To-day I took luncheon with the Freshman Class of Radcliffe.
For the first time since my entrance into Radcliffe I had the opportunity to make friends with all my classmates...
From Harry Potter, to a more grown-up role on stage, Daniel Radcliffe has proven that he's a talented actor whose star is on the rise.
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born July 23, 1989 in Fulham, London, England.
His father, Alan Radcliffe, is a literary agent, and his mother, Marcia Gresham, is a casting agent.
Radcliffe first knew he wanted to act when he was just five years old, but didn't make his acting debut until 1999.
Daniel Radcliffe auditioned several times for the role of Harry Potter, and won the part in August 2000.
Radcliffe will also appear in the sixth and seventh installments of the film, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Throughout the Harry Potter films, Daniel Radcliffe has grown and matured from a boy into a young man.
In February 2007, Daniel Radcliffe starred in the play Equus, playing stable boy Alan Strang.
Radcliffe made a bold move with the play, appearing nude in one scene.
He will begin filming in July 2007 for a television movie, My Boy Jack, the story of Rudyard Kipling's son, Jack Kipling, whom Radcliffe will portray.
With a high net worth, Daniel Radcliffe is able to spread his wealth to those in need.
Kenneth Branagh, who directed Radcliffe in a 2002 play, also appeared with him in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
Radcliffe learned to play bass guitar from Gary Oldman.
Because of their similarities, fans often mix up Maguire, Daniel Radcliffe and Elijah Wood.
Daniel Radcliffe, who plays Harry Potter on film, smokes up to a pack of cigarettes a day.
Radcliffe caused quite a scandal when he was photographed smoking an illegal substance at a party in 2009 and was then dubbed "Harry Pothead."
There are also many up-and-coming young actors who may some day be amongst the top 100, including heartthrob Robert Pattinson and Daniel Radcliffe.
Well-known Brits around the world include J.K. Rowling, Naomi Campbell, Rod Stewart, Catherine Zeta-Jones, David Tennant, Daniel Radcliffe, Jason Stathem and Academy Award winner Colin Firth to name a few.
Like most sportspeople, running stars, like world cross country champion, Paula Radcliffe, tend to get sweaty.
Film stars Rupert Grint, Tom Felton, Bonnie Wright, Oliver Phelps, James Phelps, Michael Gambon and Daniel Radcliffe were in attendance for the grand opening.
Daniel Radcliffe, who plays Harry Potter, turned 20 the same month Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince premiered.
Bonnie Wright, who plays Harry Potter's love interest in Half Blood Prince has said that she didn't really enjoy her romantic scenes with Daniel Radcliffe (Potter).
The courses at Radcliffe are elective, only certain courses in English are prescribed.