BRIDGE in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - bridge in War and Peace
1  Having cleared the way Denisov stopped at the end of the bridge.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
2  Two of the enemy's shots had already flown across the bridge, where there was a crush.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
3  Nesvitski like the rest of the men on the bridge did not take his eyes off the women till they had passed.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
4  Beside the bridge Nesvitski found the colonel to whom he had to deliver the order, and having done this he rode back.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
5  As often happens, the horses of a convoy wagon became restive at the end of the bridge, and the whole crowd had to wait.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
6  But the soldiers, crowded together shoulder to shoulder, their bayonets interlocking, moved over the bridge in a dense mass.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
7  Looking down at the waters of the Enns under the bridge, Nesvitski suddenly heard a sound new to him, of something swiftly approaching.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
8  At midday the Russian baggage train, the artillery, and columns of troops were defiling through the town of Enns on both sides of the bridge.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
9  Looking down over the rails Prince Nesvitski saw the rapid, noisy little waves of the Enns, which rippling and eddying round the piles of the bridge chased each other along.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
10  Down below, the little town could be seen with its white, red-roofed houses, its cathedral, and its bridge, on both sides of which streamed jostling masses of Russian troops.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
11  One must admit," continued Prince Andrew, "that Napoleon as a man was great on the bridge of Arcola, and in the hospital at Jaffa where he gave his hand to the plague-stricken; but.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V
12  Then the clang of hoofs, as of several horses galloping, resounded on the planks of the bridge, and the squadron, officers in front and men four abreast, spread across the bridge and began to emerge on his side of it.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
13  The imposing figure of Nesvitski followed by his Cossack, and the determination of Denisov who flourished his sword and shouted frantically, had such an effect that they managed to squeeze through to the farther side of the bridge and stopped the infantry.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
14  The infantry who had been stopped crowded near the bridge in the trampled mud and gazed with that particular feeling of ill-will, estrangement, and ridicule with which troops of different arms usually encounter one another at the clean, smart hussars who moved past them in regular order.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
15  The wide expanse that opened out before the heights on which the Russian batteries stood guarding the bridge was at times veiled by a diaphanous curtain of slanting rain, and then, suddenly spread out in the sunlight, far-distant objects could be clearly seen glittering as though freshly varnished.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
16  Looking on the bridge he saw equally uniform living waves of soldiers, shoulder straps, covered shakos, knapsacks, bayonets, long muskets, and, under the shakos, faces with broad cheekbones, sunken cheeks, and listless tired expressions, and feet that moved through the sticky mud that covered the planks of the bridge.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
17  "The squadwon can't pass," shouted Vaska Denisov, showing his white teeth fiercely and spurring his black thoroughbred Arab, which twitched its ears as the bayonets touched it, and snorted, spurting white foam from his bit, tramping the planks of the bridge with his hoofs, and apparently ready to jump over the railings had his rider let him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
Your search result possibly is over 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.