The-ditch sentence example
She moved off the road into the ditch.
Let's pull this relationship out of the ditch and get it back on the road.
Surrounding the green is a space called a ditch, which is nearly but not quite on a level with the green and slopes gently away from it, the side next the turf being lined with boarding, the ditch itself bottomed with wooden spars resting on the foundation.
Beyond the ditch are banks generally laid with turf.
Even if it run into the ditch or be driven in by another bowl, it will yet count as alive.Advertisement
Difference of opinion prevails as to the condition of the jack after it has been driven into the ditch.
The player who drives the jack into the ditch between the two bowls scores three.
The played bowl must itself run into the ditch without touching either of the stationary bowls.
Disciplined troops as they were, they resisted the temptation to escape Ferrara's fire by breaking out to the front; but the whole Spanish line was enfiladed, and on the left of it the papal troops, who were by no means of the same quality, filled up the ditch in front of their breastworks and charged forward, followed by all the gendarmerie.
Skirmishers lined the bank and the ditch of the Leipzig road.Advertisement
They held most of the ditch of Chi-Kuan Fort and were cutting down the escarp, and two parallels had been made only 30 yds.
Sometimes there were two or three circumvallations or even more, and where water was plentiful the ditch between was flooded.
A broken barbed and tanged arrowhead was found in the upper levels of the ditch.
At last we can closely define the site of the entrance causeway across the ditch.
The fill of the ditch was mostly boulder clay wash, with a few small brick sherds.Advertisement
In sites like Avebury the ditch is on the inside indicating the purpose was not primarily defensive.
Backfilling of ditch F288F appears to post-date the disuse of the cemetery, since the ditch in disuse of the cemetery, since the ditch in disuse is not cut by burials.
The 2 arched brick bridges spanning the ditch were built around 1890 to replace the earlier drawbridges.
The erosion was perhaps aggravated by the summer dryness preventing sufficient plant colonization to protect the ditch faces from winter rains.
Little more, however, can be said about the ditch which was only partially excavated.Advertisement
We then both noticed a flowering hellebore that was growing from thick leaf mold in the ditch.
The next minute the ladder gave way and Macpherson fell insensible in the ditch.
White quartz pebbles were found on or near the bottom of all the ditch segments.
To facilitate sorties in great force he did away with a counterscarp wall, providing instead a long gentle slope from the bottom of the ditch to the crest of the glacis.
When he had ridden about two miles and had passed the last of the Russian troops, he saw, near a kitchen garden with a ditch round it, two men on horseback facing the ditch.Advertisement
And he turned round and galloped back to the place where he had seen the Emperor, but there was no one beyond the ditch now.
On the western side of the ditch there is often a small counter scarp bank also made from the material removed for the ditch.
This suggests that the ditch and bank either survived as an earthwork or was remembered as a boundary in this period.
Could this explain the relatively unceremonious human burials in the fill of the ditch that encircled Vaihingen for a short period during the LBK?
Here, waterlogged deposits were located in the ditch adjacent to the prehistoric round house.Advertisement
You can also quilt in the ditch created by the seams.