Sentence Examples with the word SOON

While Ferdinand was occupied with the Bohemian rebels, Bethlen led his armies into Hungary (1619), and soon won over the whole of the northern counties, even securing Pressburg and the Holy Crown. assigning quarters as soon as they arrive and providing a hot meal afterwards.

In the same year he was elected to a fellowship at Trinity, and soon afterwards appointed to a classical lectureship there.

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Christ was soon to return, and the employments and labours and pleasures of this age were of small concern.

Says that as soon as peace is made all foreign mercenaries are to be banished.

He soon became popular as a lecturer; but the peculiarities of his teaching almost immediately aroused a violent opposition on the part of the university authorities; and before the end of the year he was interdicted from lecturing on the ground of his alleged pietism.

It was founded by a Megarian colony, which soon subjugated the native Mariandynians and extended its power over a considerable territory.

As soon as he came across a former acquaintance or anyone from the staff, he bristled up immediately and grew spiteful, ironical, and contemptuous.

Nor were matters much bettered when the papacy took advantage of the presence of a Catholic queen in England, and sent over in 1625 a vicarapostolic 3 - that is, a prelate in episcopal orders, but without the full authority of a diocesan bishop. He was soon compelled.

In the first stage of the history of the statesgeneral Mirabeau's part was very great He was soon recognized as a leader, to the chagrin of Jean Joseph Mounier, because he always knew his own mind, and was prompt in emergencies.