English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "cross"

The Finnish flag is a blue cross on a white background, and was adopted in 1918Christians believe that Jesus Christ died on the cross for mankind's sins.

The Finnish flag is a blue cross on a white background, and was adopted in 1918.

He was killed while attempting to cross the Pacific Ocean in a hot air balloon.

She was bumped by a car while crossing the street, but was okay.

Every mother tells her child to look both ways before crossing the street.

The Danish flag, with a white cross on a red background, is the oldest national flag in the world.

The young boy helped the elderly woman cross the street.

The angry young child stood with his arms crossed, and a big frown on his face.

The nation of Gambia is a long narrow strip of land which is crossed by a huge river.

The kids were jumping from rock to rock in order to cross the stream.

Television signals cross our continent by relay towers.

The first line of John McCrae's famous war poem reads, In Flanders Fields the poppies blow, between the crosses row on row.

He crossed his arms across his chest and stared at me.

She crossed her long legs in front of her and leaned back in her chair.

The shifting sands of the desert in some parts of Egypt can make for a difficult and dangerous crossing.

Garlic, holy water and crosses are all useful for keeping vampires away.

The priest made the sign of the cross and then walked slowly away.

Thousands of refugees have crossed the border in search of a safe place to hide.

It took weeks for the boats to cross the ocean, and many of the passengers died during the trip.

Police believe the terrorists crossed the border at night.

A slight smile crossed her face when she saw her husband entering the room.

It's too dangerous to cross the highway here; let's go up to the corner where there's a light.

Jesus Christ was nailed to a cross by the Romans and left to die.

Your mother is cross with you for forgetting to wash the dishes before going out.

The teacher was a little cross with the students for doing such a poor job on their homework.

If you get cross about something, talk to me instead of just holding it in.

She gets cross whenever her boyfriend talks to other girls.

The crossing to the mainland takes an hour and forty minutes by ferry.

The chicken crossed the road to get to the other side.

Hundreds of thousands of African slaves died during the crossing of the Atlantic.

They crossed the two dogs to get the best features of both in one animal.

They crossed the two plants to get a sweeter fruit with a tougher peel.

A huge cross sits atop the hill overlooking the city.

Thousands of the faithful paraded behind the young men as they dragged their heavy crosses up the hill to the church.

A mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey.

Bill Vaughan once noted that a citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.

A Bambara proverb states that God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

Find someone who sometimes wears a cross around his or her neck.

Find someone who has crossed an international border in the past year.


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