7 sentences with 'yards'
Example sentences and phrases with the word yards and other words derived from it.
• « But, after three laps, Winton was already at least 300 yards ahead, and the race seemed to be decided. At that, Henry Ford began to catch up. »
• « But then I panicked and thought I should discuss the matter with Al, who was about 45 yards ahead of me letting out cowboy yells like " Yi-ja! " and " Ya-ju!" »
• « I touched my horse's flanks and was soon within a few yards of Al. »
• « The French controlled the towns and most of the villages, but even a few yards beyond the outskirts of a French camp they could fall victim to a sudden ambush. »
• « As they charged, the enemy simply opened fire with impunity from their trenches, and without exception no offensive captured a significant amount of territory between 1915 and early 1917. For example, a British attack in 1915 temporarily gained 1,000 yards at the cost of 13,000 lives. »