- They are a pair of identical two storied colonial military barrack blocks with pitched Chinese tile roofs with tar finish and verandahs with colonnades on the elevations.
- He is a great guy, a chip off the old block.
- That old block of flats is a real eyesore!
- The office block is under offer.
- He used his casting vote to block the motion.
- The battalion formed up by companies on the barrack square.