Sentence Examples


  • The scent of bacon reached her from the kitchen.
  • She opened the refrigerator - milk, eggs, and bacon - the usual supplies.
  • Bacon argued keenly on geographical matters and was a lover of maps, in which he observed and reasoned upon such resemblances as that between the outlines of South America and Africa.
  • He was even more definitely opposed to " final causes " than Francis Bacon, who excluded them from science but admitted them to theology.
  • Descartes was an expert; Bacon was the prophet of a great, if half comprehended, future; and the science they loved was struggling for its infant life against a mass of traditional prejudices, which sought to foreclose every question by confident assertions about the purposes of God and Nature.