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Sample sentences for the GRE study word skiff

skiff can be used as a noun

1."All right" Gilbert sprang into his skiff with an angry color in his cheeks. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
2.We went out with the skiff and towed it ashore. - from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
3.I lay down flat in the bottom of that wretched skiff and devoutly recommended my spirit to its Maker. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
4.Tom Sawyer was in the skiff that bore Judge Thatcher. - from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
5.The old man made me go to the skiff and fetch the things he had got. - from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
6.I'll float the skiff down there, and I'll pull it back again all by myself. - from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
7.I toted up a load, and went back and set down on the bow of the skiff to rest. - from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
8.The skiff was half full of plunder which that gang had stole there on the wreck. - from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
9.He untied the skiff at the stern, slipped into it, and was soon rowing cautiously upstream. - from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
10.As twilight drew on, the ferryboat went back to her accustomed business and the skiffs disappeared. - from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
11.The shore was deserted there were no passers-by not even a boatman nor a lighter-man was in the skiffs which were moored here and there. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
12.There were a great many skiffs rowing about or floating with the stream in the neighborhood of the ferryboat, but the boys could not determine what the men in them were doing. - from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
13.Well, for the next day or two we had considerable trouble, because people was always coming out in skiffs and trying to take Jim away from me, saying they believed he was a runaway nigger. - from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

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