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‘Marriage’ as a noun

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

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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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Taste

I am afraid she had no taste for music.

From ‘David Copperfield’, by Charles Dickens.

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