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 Meanings and Examples of VILLAGE
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village
 n.  a small community or group of houses in a rural area
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  "This lady owns by no means a poor village," said Chichikov to himself; wherefore he decided then and there to have a talk with his hostess, and to cultivate her closer acquaintance.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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2  You have a nice little village here, madam.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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3  Upon that the lean, long, and red-bearded Uncle Mitai mounted the shaft horse; in which position he looked like a village steeple or the winder which is used to raise water from wells.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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4  At the same time Chichikov noticed a look of decay about the buildings of the village.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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5  Even before reaching Plushkin's village he had had a presentiment that he would do successful business there, but not business of such pre-eminent profitableness as had actually resulted.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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6  In short, he made such a scene that the whole village came running to the house, and children screamed, and men shouted, and no one could tell what it was all about.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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7  Beyond, on the side of a slope, lie some scattered peasants' huts, a manor house, and, flanking the latter, a village church with its cross flashing like a star.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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8  Lastly, a peasant of Tientietnikov's own village, when asked what his barin was like, returned no answer at all.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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9  In the same way had choral dances begun to be weaved in the village, and everywhere that the eye turned there was merriment.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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10  However, as I say, the pair ended by swearing eternal friendship with one another, and making a practice of resorting to the village tavern in company.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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11  "Doing business in the village with a party of factors," replied the lady as she conducted her guests to the drawing-room.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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12  Also, the village in Khlobuev's estate had about it a deserted air, and as for the proprietor himself, he was discovered in a state of drowsy dishevelment, having not long left his bed.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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13  Everywhere the same slovenliness, the same disorder, was displaying itself unadorned: the only difference being that a fresh puddle had formed in the middle of the village street.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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14  It has long been our peasants' play-ground, and all the traditions of our village are bound up with it.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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15  Behind the church a long village stretched in two rows, with chimneys peeping out here and there above the thatched roofs.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Turgenev
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Example Sentence: (134 in 9 pages)
16  The road continues beyond the village up into the hills.
17  He was born in a village embosomed in hills.
18  He was born in a small village in northern Spain.
19  Children were held in captivity until British soldiers entered the village.
20  They're building a new school in the village.
21  Army tanks attacked a village near the capital on Sunday.
22  I don't know for certain, but I think she lives in the next village.
23  The new road has completely spoiled the character of the village.
24  This village still retains its old world character.
25  There will be a wedding in the village church on Saturday.
26  The village clusters round the church.
27  The village gives a good impression of what a medieval city would have looked like.
28  I said a silent farewell to my village as I left for the city.
29  Their horizons were limited to events within the village community.
30  A couple of townies walked into the village pub, looking very out of place in their smart suits.