REVIEW's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of review
Definition:
n. summary of a longer discussion; formal examination; practice to refresh memory
Example:
This review only came about after some environmental groups sued the government to take action.
Sentence in Classic:
And he began passing in review the methods of proceeding of men who had been in the same position that he was in.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Sergey Ivanovitch had calculated to a nicety the time necessary for writing a review, but a month passed, and a second, and still there was silence.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
On returning from the review, Kutuzov took the Austrian general into his private room and, calling his adjutant, asked for some papers relating to the condition of the troops on their arrival, and the letters that had come from the Archduke Ferdinand, who was in command of the advanced army.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Princess Mary saw him walk out of the house in his uniform wearing all his orders and go down the garden to review his armed peasants and domestic serfs.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The news of that battle of Tarutino, unexpectedly received by Napoleon at a review, evoked in him a desire to punish the Russians (Thiers says), and he issued the order for departure which the whole army was demanding.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Micawber, and I, took a review of our past acquaintance, in the course of which we sold the property all over again.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Next, in the course of their review of the chamber, the searchers came to the cheval glass, into whose depths they looked with an involuntary horror.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
But the whole scene of this voyage made so strong an impression on my mind, and is so deeply fixed in my memory, that, in committing it to paper I did not omit one material circumstance: however, upon a strict review, I blotted out several passages.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
He stepped up briskly to these stones, and examined them attentively through the mists of night, as though he were passing them in review.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
The review with which the festival was spiced made the presence of uniforms perfectly natural; Jean Valjean donned his uniform of a national guard with the vague inward feeling of a man who is betaking himself to shelter.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
In a review of the two houses, as they appeared to her before the end of a week, Fanny was tempted to apply to them Dr.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context