Sentence Examples

  • It's fine! answered Sidorov, who was considered an adept at French.
  • While Fred, and to a lesser extent Cynthia, had solved cryptograms in the newspaper, neither were particularly adept at it.
  • Before the English visit Voltaire had been an elegant trifler, an adept in the forms of literature popular in French society, a sort of superior Dorat or Boufflers of earlier growth.
  • An adept will know by the ring of the pot on striking it with his knuckles whether water is wanted or not, according as it rings loud and clear or dull and heavy.
  • Of France said, ~a plus fine femme du monde, and she was ably seconded by Cecil who had already proved himself an adept in the art of taking cover.

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