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

‘Piece’

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

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“I was hoping for a piece of cake and not paying much attention to the conversation.”

From ‘The Man with Two Left Feet (and Other Stories)’, by P.G. Wodehouse.

Picture: These six steam locomotives were special guests of the Threkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, near Keswick in Cumbria, for its steam gala in 2015. © Chris Allen, Geograph. Licence: CC BY-SA 2.0. By Peter Trimming, Geograph. Licence: CC-BY-SA 2.0.
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After

The first railway passenger carriage was built after our engineer’s design.

From ‘The Lives of the Engineers’, by Samuel Smiles.
Speaking of George Stephenson’s carriage for the Stockton and Darlington Railway.

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