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 Meanings and Examples of BRIDGE
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bridge
 n.  a structure carrying a path across a river or other obstacle
 n.  hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose
Example Sentence: (65 in 5 pages)
1  She was absolutely terrified at the thought of jumping off the bridge.
2  The only access to the city is across the bridge.
3  There are plans to construct a new road bridge across the river.
4  The dream is the other shore, the reality is that on this side, action is the bridge connecting.
5  Youth is to prepare the material, want to build a bridge to the moon, or on the ground and two palaces or temples.
6  The new bridge has been finished two years ahead of schedule.
7  He sent three scouts ahead to take a look at the bridge.
8  The wooden bridge is not strong enough to allow the passage of lorries.
9  The training programme is seen as a bridge between school and work.
10  The soldiers were building a bridge as a training exercise.
11  There are efforts under way to designate the bridge a historic landmark.
12  The extension bridge is steep,so the tricyclist has to get off his tricycle and push it up.
13  The bridge collapsed under the weight of the train.
14  Let every man speak well of the bridge theat carries him over.
15  They dived from the bridge and rescued the drowning woman.
Classic Sentence: (184 in 13 pages)
1  Undulating gently on elastic springs, the vehicle cautiously descended the steep incline, and then proceeded past water-mills, rumbled over a bridge or two, and jolted easily along the rough-set road which traversed the flats.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER III
2  And now the bridge was groaning under the hoofs and wheels, and now the avenue of lopped pines seemed running to meet them.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
3  So he is to stand on duty on the bridge for appearance sake.
The Inspector-General By Nicolay Gogol
Get Context   In ACT I
4  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
5  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
6  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
7  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
8  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
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  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
11  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
12  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
13  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
14  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
15  The last of the infantry hurriedly crossed the bridge, squeezing together as they approached it as if passing through a funnel.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VIII