The old lady fondled her cat as it sat beside her.老妇人抚摸着蹲在身边的小猫。
He invited me to his home to talk over old times.他邀我到他家里去聊聊过去的事。
The cupboard was stuffed with old fishing tackle.小橱里塞满了旧的钓鱼用具。
Public opinion was against the old feudal system.公众舆论反对旧的封建制度。
How old are you?你多大了？
His five-year old son stuck to him like a leech.他那五岁的儿子总缠着他。
The old man is willing to pledge for him.
She turned away in revolt from the dirty old man.
The old man’s health has gone to rack and ruin.
There is an old man sitting beside me.
The old man made a settlement on his youngest daughter when she married.
The old man lived in a little house in the woods.
The old woman couldn’t forget her dead mate.
He gets tax relief because he supports his old mother.
In order to save younger men’s jobs, some of the older workers were retired early.
The old car ground to a halt in front of the shop.
The old machine is well maintained and looks as good as new.
The sale of his old house made him sad.
He refined upon the older methods.
He posed as an expert on old coins.
Things were different in the old days.
In the old society, the peasants were ground by poverty.
Some of old newspapers had to go out of business for low sales.
She is now at leisure to visit old friends.
We are old friends.
I prefer the chair in its old place.
She always gives the same old speech.
She had visited the old scholar who avoided publicity.
The old professor was surprisingly humble at the meeting.
You’re a funny old thing!
Ourselves no longer young, we can sympathize with those who are old.
You hardly look old enough.
He’s forty years old.
This pine is a hundred years old.
The dog is two years old.
The house is two hundred years old.
How old are you?
How much older is he than you?
The houses in this street are very old.
This carpet’s getting rather old now.
We won’t buy new tyres when the car itself is so old.
This bread is a bit old.
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That child seems old beyond his years.
I reckon that he is rather too old to marry again.
You are old enough to dress yourself now.
The old and the young do not always understand each other.