APPRENTICE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of apprentice
Definition:
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
Example:
One of the greatest opportunities for the out-of-school unemployed youth will always be found in apprentice programs.
Sentence in Classic:
The Justices were sitting in the Town Hall near at hand, and we at once went over to have me bound apprentice to Joe in the Magisterial presence.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
In other words, five pounds and Oliver Twist were offered to any man or woman who wanted an apprentice to any trade, business, or calling.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
He sent me to Emanuel College in Cambridge at fourteen years old, where I resided three years, and applied myself close to my studies; but the charge of maintaining me, although I had a very scanty allowance, being too great for a narrow fortune, I was bound apprentice to Mr.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
As to the goldsmith, he wrote to his wife, sending her the order for the thousand pistoles, and charging her to send him, in exchange, his most skillful apprentice, an assortment of diamonds, of which he gave the names and the weight, and the necessary tools.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
In the nurseries of females of the meaner sort, the children are instructed in all kinds of works proper for their sex, and their several degrees: those intended for apprentices are dismissed at seven years old, the rest are kept to eleven.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
There was a man born blind, who had several apprentices in his own condition: their employment was to mix colours for painters, which their master taught them to distinguish by feeling and smelling.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
This was my school for eight months; and I might have remained there longer, but for a most horrid fight I had with four of the white apprentices, in which my left eye was nearly knocked out, and I was horribly mangled in other respects.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass Context