Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Round’.
She then yawned again, threw aside her book,
and cast her eyes round the room in quest
for some amusement.
From ‘Pride and Prejudice’, by Jane Austen.
You won’t make a factory look like a house,
though you decorate its front and plant rose-bushes all round it.
From ‘Greenmantle’, by John Buchan.
I know a place round the corner here,
where you can get a drop of the finest Scotch
whisky you ever tasted.
From ‘Three men in a Boat’, by Jerome K. Jerome.
The sound of the lapping water round the boat,
and the wind among the branches, kept me restless
“He left me in an immense room with a fireplace at each end.”
From ‘Jane Eyre’, by Charlotte Brontë.
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