THIS page provides hundreds of example sentences taken from English literature, illustrating the use of various words.

‘Marriage’

Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature using the word ‘Marriage’.

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Lady Catherine was extremely indignant on the marriage of her nephew.

From ‘Pride and Prejudice’, by Jane Austen.

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To the right was the timber-yard which had been the scene of the fire.

From ‘The Return of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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