English Sentences Focusing on Words and Their Word Families
The Word "Century" in Example Sentences
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288401	He was born in the 19th century.	CK	1
324792	Prophets have been forecasting the end of the world for centuries.	CK	1
1102338	Last century they would have just thrown someone like Tom into a lunatic asylum.	CK	1
706899	100 years is called a century.	papabear
73105	A century is one hundred years.	CM
286963	His life spanned nearly a century.	CM
318299	A hundred years is called a century.	CK
264287	Let's look ahead to the next century.	CK
1488012	This tree is more than a century old.	arnxy20
1697713	One hundred years is called a century.	shanghainese
59674	This church dates from the 12th century.	CM
59673	This church was built in the 12th century.	CK
57282	This custom dates back to the 12th century.	CK
682211	The town was established in the 18th century.	Source_VOA
1876228	The church was built in the fifteenth century.	zalaim
56551	This oil painting dates from the 17th century.	CM
3097028	A century ago, this was just a small farm town.	CK
285718	His family dates back to the seventeenth century.	CM
39408	Tennis began in France in the thirteenth century.	CK
59954	This drawing dates back to the fifteenth century.	CM
562442	The wedding will be held in a 17th century church.	darinmex
60118	This song comes down to us from the tenth century.	CM
72947	Can you imagine what the 21st century will be like?	CM
34332	Football was played in China in the second century.	CK
57652	This island belonged to France in the 19th century.	papabear
73322	The fine arts flourished in Italy in the 15th century.	CK
2458000	This cathedral was built more than four centuries ago.	MethodGT
73297	Fashion in the eighteenth century emphasized the bosom.	CM
274919	Many big projects will be completed in the 21st century.	CM
29281	Much of London was destroyed in the seventeenth century.	CM
247798	We're going to the party in eighteenth century costumes.	CK
239640	Modern philosophy has its beginnings in the 19th century.	CM
2268128	The first American colonists arrived in the 17th century.	_undertoad
328419	It is said that the castle dates back to the 11th century.	fcbond
242142	Many improvements have been made since this century began.	CM
247810	We are living in the latter half of the twentieth century.	CM
1428496	In the 19th century, the number of immigrants grew rapidly.	CM
19865	The old church on the hill dates back to the twelfth century.	CK
72399	In the 6th century, the Anglo-Saxons adopted Roman characters.	CM
898043	Islam first reached China about the middle of the 7th century.	eastasiastudent
271221	At the turn of the century, children still worked in factories.	CK
239641	Modern art has broken away from nineteenth century conventions.	CM
36278	Had Napoleon been born in this century, what could he have done?	CM
1428495	In the 19th century, the number of immigrants increased rapidly.	CM
23963	Scientific knowledge has greatly advanced since the 16th century.	NekoKanjya
52839	John Wayne was one of the most popular movie stars of this century.	Swift
267006	The first prohibition of slavery was in the mid-nineteenth century.	CM
1465222	The Europeans began exploring the Americas in the late 15th century.	AMIKEMA
3189206	The piano was invented in the 18th century by Bartolomeo Cristofori.	Hybrid
270655	Humanity has suffered more from war in this century than ever before.	CM