Reins and whip and coachman and guard, however, in combination, had read that article of war which forbade a purpose otherwise strongly in favour of the argument, that some brute animals are endued with Reason; and the team had capitulated and returned to their duty.
A team of horses passed from Finglas with toiling plodding tread, dragging through the funereal silence a creaking waggon on which lay a granite block.
The waggoners took each a horse out of his team and scamper'd; their example was immediately followed by others; so that all the waggons, provisions, artillery, and stores were left to the enemy.
He gave me a team of unbroken oxen.
I now proceeded with my team to the place where I had, the day before, been chopping wood, and loaded my cart pretty heavily, thinking in this way to tame my oxen.
Their team had finished solidly; they had been placed second and third and the driver of the winning German car was reported a Belgian.
“Father What’s-his-name’s team will be already harnessed.”
“Is the team harnessed?”
You are a beast of burden in the team of hell!
I was obliged to hire a team and a man for the plowing, though I held the plow myself.