Sentence Examples with the word An Old

There he stands; two bones stuck into a pair of old trowsers, and two more poked into the sleeves of an old jacket.

She disguised her beauty as an old man, a ragged peasant, and no one paid heed as she carefully moved up the narrow pathway until she finally reached the edge of the cliff and sighted the spot where Jership the Terrible had secured his line.

A sprawling castle with thick walls, an old portcullis, and torches glowing along the walls rose up before them.

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The grammar-schools, founded in 1594 and endowed with the revenues of a suppressed gild, include a school of the second and a school of the third grade, the former a building of red brick in the Renaissance style erected in 1880, and the latter an old Elizabethan structure.

To a youth and womanhood of storm and stress had succeeded an old age of serene activity and then of calm decay.

Two hundred years ago an old Dutch voyager likened its shape to that of a shoemaker's last.

Sometimes the Greek city was not an absolutely new foundation, but an old Oriental city, re-colonized and transformed.

The museum, occupying an old Gothic church, is particularly rich in Roman remains and in early Christian sarcophagi; there is also a museum of Provencal curiosities.

Like most other monkeys, macaques go about in large troops, each headed by an old male.

Connie's determination softened and she dug in her purse, coming up with a pencil and an old grocery receipt.