Origin of first floor
Examples from the Web for first floor
Now, some of the kindergarten children were standing straight as soldiers in a line at the door of their first-floor classroom.
In particular, Skylar had been caught frequently sneaking out of her first-floor bedroom window at night.West Virginia Heathers: Was Skylar Neese Murdered by Her Best Friends?|Caroline Linton|December 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He commenced firing down on people having their breakfast in the first-floor cafeteria.Inside the Washington Navy Yard’s Building 197 During Alexis’s Rampage|Michael Daly|September 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
According to a 2008 Boston Globe profile of Romney, four portraits hang in the first-floor hallway of his house in Belmont, Mass.
Inside a first-floor chapel, the floor was stained with the blood of victims whose bodies were dragged into the building.
On the first-floor landing they were met by a truly ridiculous spectacle.News from the Duchy|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
In the first-floor front room is a fine original ceiling in stucco, in which are the arms of Sir Paul Pindar.Club Life of London, Volume II (of 2)|John Timbs
She has taken my first-floor apartments, with excellent references; and she gives remarkably little trouble.Little Novels|Wilkie Collins
On the first-floor balcony men appeared dragging a great board faced with paper, on the paper enormous lettering.If Winter Comes|A.S.M. Hutchinson
Deep paneled window seats, very common in contemporary houses, are a feature of the first-floor rooms.The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia|Frank Cousins