Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Several’.
“In spite of the help of several passers-by, it was quite impossible to effect a rescue.”
From ‘The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
“I was surprised to see Darcy in town last month.
We passed each other several times.”
From ‘Pride and Prejudice’, by Jane Austen.
“At any rate, I was more or less up against it until your
father got me a job in an office in New York.”
From ‘Jill the Reckless’, by P.G. Wodehouse.
Make words from two or more of the tiles below. What is the highest-scoring word you can make?
Press enter or type a space to see feedback on your word.
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Games with Words
Work across from the number on the left,
applying each arithmetical operation to the previous answer.
What’s the final total?
Tip: Click any of the four inner
squares to check your running total.
More like this: Maths Steps (Mental Arithmetic Game)
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