English person


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n English person a native or inhabitant of England
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In literature:

This declaration appeared sufficient to the English, who deprecated the execution of the guilty person.
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
Given a person capable of this lingo, given the prevalent mania for English hexameters, and even what follows may not seem too impossible.
"A History of English Literature" by George Saintsbury
Swindler is English for a convicted person.
"The Sign of the Spider" by Bertram Mitford
In 1901 there were 499 persons speaking Gaelic and English.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
He admits, indeed, the personal purity of English judges.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume I." by Leslie Stephen
These are points bearing especially upon the history of the English persons.
"A Handbook of the English Language" by Robert Gordon Latham
That personal and universal interest was likewise a thoroughly English one.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
You are exactly like an English person.
"In the High Valley" by Susan Coolidge
She was proud of keeping her house and person as tidy as possible, while her versatility allowed her the use of many English words and sentences.
"The Trail of a Sourdough" by May Kellogg Sullivan
It is the personal end of writing English.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper

In poetry:

He saw a dreary person on the stage,
Who mouthed and mugged in simulated rage,
Who growled and spluttered in a mode absurd,
And spoke an English SOWLS had never heard.
"The Reverend Micah Sowls" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

"I said to my English colleagues that these Texan chaps are a bit different from the average person in Tunbridge Wells, Kent".
Every prim and proper English person knows how to throw a tea party, and that goes for their dogs too.
Reality stars Coco and Ice-T post their personal photos of their beloved English Bulldog , 'Spartacus', on Twitter.
Jill Paice will be the first-person lead known as "I," and Ryan Silverman will play her husband, Maxim de Winter, in Rebecca, the new Broadway musical that conjures the mysterious and haunted English estate called Manderley.
With a mix of Indian, French and English cultures, it's no surprise you embody very different personality type s simultaneously.
An English view of personal rights.
Players of first-person shooter game Team Fortress 2 have discovered a new accessory to aid them in offing other players: Images of English pin-up models Lucy Pinder and Keeley Hazell.
This 33 year old English media personality, author, model, singer and businesswoman got her start as a Page 3 model in 'The Sun.
The Galt award will be used to to personalize learning for the district 's 3,972 students, which include a large number of English language learners, special education and low-income students, Schauer said earlier this month.
English equestrian Rachel Kolb of Stanford University has been recognized for her academic and personal achievements.
Because the English "you," for example, translates both the singular and the plural second-person forms of address, I make assumptions about the grammatical number of that pronoun when it is not indicated by context.
The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that Anita Lane English was booked into the Washoe County Jail on Monday on two counts of attempted murder of an elderly person.
English runs Kayak 's 100-person office in Concord, Mass.
Prior to joining Mother Jones, Deanna interned for NPR, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, the Columbus Dispatch, Cincinnati Magazine and Columbus Monthly, among other media outlets, while completing her English degree at Ohio State University.
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