HARD in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
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 - hard in The Importance of Being Earnest
1  They are hardly considered the thing.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In THIRD ACT
2  It is awfully hard work doing nothing.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
3  I happen to be more than usually hard up.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
4  You need hardly remind me of that, Ernest.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In SECOND ACT
5  They will hardly venture to come after us there.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In SECOND ACT
6  Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
7  It is hardly a matter that she could be allowed to arrange for herself.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
8  However, I don't mind hard work where there is no definite object of any kind.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
9  It would hardly have been a really serious engagement if it hadn't been broken off at least once.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In SECOND ACT
10  I need hardly tell you that in families of high position strange coincidences are not supposed to occur.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In THIRD ACT
11  You can hardly have forgotten that some one very closely connected with you was very nearly carried off this week in Paris by a severe chill.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In SECOND ACT
12  It is a great bore, and, I need hardly say, a terrible disappointment to me, but the fact is I have just had a telegram to say that my poor friend Bunbury is very ill again.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT
13  And as a high moral tone can hardly be said to conduce very much to either one's health or one's happiness, in order to get up to town I have always pretended to have a younger brother of the name of Ernest, who lives in the Albany, and gets into the most dreadful scrapes.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde
Get Context   In FIRST ACT