CONTINUATION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of continuation
Definition:
n. prolongation; extension by which something is carried to a further point
Example:
For Martin, it was a continuation from a first half in which he scored 18 points.
Sentence in Classic:
I regret exceedingly that I cannot help you in this matter, and any continuation of this interview would be a waste of time.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
This academy is not an entire single building, but a continuation of several houses on both sides of a street, which growing waste, was purchased and applied to that use.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
Nothing from them ever reached him again; he never beheld them; he never met them again; and in the continuation of this mournful history they will not be met with any more.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
It was the continuation of solitude with the beginning of liberty; a garden that was closed, but a nature that was acrid, rich, voluptuous, and fragrant; the same dreams as in the convent, but with glimpses of young men; a grating, but one that opened on the street.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
She awoke with the sun in her eyes, which, at first, produced on her the effect of being a continuation of her dream.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
To Marianne, indeed, the meeting between Edward and her sister was but a continuation of that unaccountable coldness which she had often observed at Norland in their mutual behaviour.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
The heath down there was now a vast abyss, and no longer a continuation of what they stood on; for their eyes, adapted to the blaze, could see nothing of the deeps beyond its influence.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
The road selected was a continuation of the Via Sistina; then by cutting off the right angle of the street in which stands Santa Maria Maggiore and proceeding by the Via Urbana and San Pietro in Vincoli, the travellers would find themselves directly opposite the Colosseum.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
I will see about the continuation of it, and tomorrow I hope you will be satisfied with the corrections I shall have made in consequence of your advice.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
The words were connected by no regular continuation, but as one ceased another took up the eulogy, or lamentation, whichever it might be called, and gave vent to her emotions in such language as was suggested by her feelings and the occasion.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context