Sentence Examples


  • This material dates from the earliest times down to the commencement of our era.
  • On the 2nd of July, while on his way to attend the commencement exercises at Williams College, the new president was shot in a Washington railway station by a disappointed office-seeker named Charles J.
  • The temperature of the water at the commencement of the experiment was 60° Fahr., and after two horses had turned the lathe for 22 hours the water boiled.
  • The following passage is especially instructive: " Et tant s'en Taut que je veuille que ion croie toutes les choses que j'ecrirai, que meme je pretends en proposer ici quelques-unes que je crois absolument titre fausses; A savoir, je ne doute point que le monde n'ait etc cree au commencement avec autant de perfection qu'il en a; en sorte que le soleil, la terre, la lune, et les etoiles ont etc des lors; et que la terre n'a pas eu seulement en soi les semences des plantes, mais que les plantes meme en ont couvert une partie; et qu'Adam et Eve n'ont pas etc crees enfans mais en Age d'hommes parfaits.
  • AHOM, or Aham, a tribe of Shan descent inhabiting the Assam valley, and, prior to the invasion of the Burmese at the commencement of the 19th century, the dominant race in that country.
 

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