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Sample sentences for the GRE study word ravine

ravine can be used as a noun

1."The big ravine of the Waingunga. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
2.He is lying up now, in the big dry ravine of the Waingunga.. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
3.When he comes back wait for me in the ravine by the dhak tree in the center of the plain. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
4."Who calls" said Shere Khan, and a splendid peacock fluttered up out of the ravine screeching. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
5.The weight upon my spirit was sensibly lightened as I plunged yet deeper in the ravine of Arve. - from Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
6.It was a long, long circle, for they did not wish to get too near the ravine and give Shere Khan warning. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
7.The sun was already sinking into the trees when they went with their jingling dippers into the wooded ravine of Mashkin Upland. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
8.I can take the herd round through the jungle to the head of the ravine and then sweep down--but he would slink out at the foot. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
9.At a wild torrent which swept out of a ravine they called a halt and watered their horses, while they partook of a hasty breakfast. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
10.In his eagerness he had wandered far past the ravines which were known to him, and it was no easy matter to pick out the path which he had taken. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
11.I knew that in the ravines and gullies they might find a temporary hiding place, and even though they died there of hunger and thirst it would be better so than that they fell into the hands of the Tharks. - from A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
12.He hid himself in the caverns of the Joug-de-l'Aigle, and thence he descended towards the hamlets and villages through the ravines of Ubaye and Ubayette. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
13.The wooded ravines and the copses, which at the end of August had still been green islands amid black fields and stubble, had become golden and bright-red islands amid the green winter rye. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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