Vales sentence example
- The road goes north-west and meanders through pleasant vales and pastures.
- The surface is diversified by vales, meadows, sand-dunes and tidal marshes.
- The kingdom of Assyria, which was the outgrowth of the primitive settlement on the site of the city of Assur, was developed by a probably gradual process of colonization in the rich vales of the middle Tigris region, a district watered by the Tigris itself and also by several tributary streams, the chief of which was the lower Zab.'
- On both sides throughout the dale numerous narrow tributary vales open out.
- The legions of these Myrmidons covered all the hills and vales in my wood-yard, and the ground was already strewn with the dead and dying, both red and black.Advertisement
- It 's an area of sweeping sands backed by green farmland, fertile vales and forests.
- The belt is quite narrow, trailing off into clay vales along the southern or eastern dip slopes.
- The vales of Kent and Sussex are rich undulating lowlands within the area of the Weald, separated by the Forest Ridges, and enclosed by the North and South Downs.
- Wooded vales, land carpeted in wildflowers, tranquil spots where birdsong fills the air - these are precious places which we must protect.
- It is supposed by some writers to be the Lily of Scripture, as it grows abundantly in the vales in Palestine.Advertisement
- It's an area of sweeping sands backed by green farmland, fertile vales and forests.
- Westmorland presents continuous succession of mountain, moor, and fell, intersected by deep winding vales, traversed by numerous streams.
- Its direction is now again north-west, and meandering through pleasant vales and pastures it passes Hassfurt and reaches Schweinfurt.
- The surface is diversified by drumlins, vales, meadows, sand-dunes and tidal marshes.
- In contrast to the surrounding clay vales, the acidic soils of the ridge support areas of heathland and mixed woodland.Advertisement
- Images came crowding on his mind faster than he could put them into words, quagmires and pits, steep hills, dark and horrible glens, soft vales, sunny pastures, a gloomy castle, of which the courtyard was strewn with the skulls and bones of murdered prisoners, a town all bustle and splendour, like London on the Lord Mayor's Day, and the narrow path, straight as a rule could make it, running on up hill and down hill, through city and through wilderness, to the Black River and the Shining Gate.
- In Shelley's Julian and Maddalo, 40, - "(talk) such as once, so poets tell, I The devils held within the dales of Hell I Concerning God, freewill and destiny," - vales has been suggested to make it harmonize with the passage of Milton to which reference is made: but the argument is not conclusive.