English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "sail"

Over 100 sailors died in the Russian submarine that was trapped on the floor of the Barents SeaI read an incredible book about a teenager that sailed a small boat around the world.

Over 100 sailors died in the Russian submarine that was trapped on the floor of the Barents Sea.

Do you want to go sailing around the San Juan Islands with me next weekend?

We took down the sails on the boat, and used the motor because there was no wind.

He launched his paper airplane, and it sailed across the room.

We like to watch the boats come in from the race with their beautiful sails shining in the setting sun.

The Bounty sailed for Tahiti on its ill-fated trip in 1787.

There is an Irish proverb which states that the three most beautiful sights are a potato garden in bloom, a ship under sail, and a woman after the birth of a child.

Mark Twain once said that twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So sail away from the safe harbor. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Louisa May Alcott once remarked, I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship.

Christopher Columbus set sail for the New World on a Friday in 1492.

The flying snake of Malaysia is able to flatten itself out like a ribbon, and sail like a glider from tree to tree.

The Titanic sailed on an April day in 1912 on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York.

The little boy let go of his balloon, and then watched in amazement as it sailed up into the sky.

With about one boat for every 4 households, New Zealand's city of Auckland has earned its nickname of City of Sails.

The crew of the ship The Bounty lived among the Tahitian people for five months in 1788, and it was with great sadness that they set sail for Jamaica at the end of their stay on the island.

In 1942, Allied ships sailed into the harbor in Malta carrying essential supplies, and saved the country from having to surrender to the Germans.

By around the year 815, Vikings were sailing up the major rivers of Europe to attack the cities of England, France and Germany.

In February of 1784, the first trading ship sent to China from the United States set sail from New York, arriving in China in August.

Find someone who has been in a sailboat.


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