as a noun
Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Wife’ as a
He did not blame his wife for what was his own fault.
From ‘The Railway Children’, by Edith Nesbit.
I invite you all to come up to the
house and visit Mrs Poole’s patient, and my wife!
From ‘Jane Eyre’, by Charlotte Brontë.
He had the pleasure of being eagerly questioned by his wife and his five daughters at once.
From ‘Pride and Prejudice’, by Jane Austen.
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that
a single man in possession of a good fortune,
must be in want of a wife.
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.
What is the longest word you can make using these letters?
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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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