Sentence Examples


  • The story of its conquest is fully narrated in the first seven chapters of Joshua.
  • In 1776 he answered Gibbon's chapters on Christianity, and had the honour of being one of the only two opponents whom Gibbon treated with respect.
  • The popes were henceforth to be chosen by the cardinals, the bishops by the chapters subject to the popes approval.
  • He first introduced the division into chapters and paragraphs, and by means of carefully compiled indexes illustrated the lexical peculiarities of each author.
  • In its original form the text of Magna Carta was not divided into chapters, but in later times a division of this kind was adopted.