Sentence Examples


  • Less frequently we hear of the flute (pipe) and later also of the fiddle (ficYele).
  • And now to-night my flute has waked the echoes over that very water.
  • Thus there was quite as much important solo music for the flute as for the violin; and almost more music for the viola da gamba than for the violoncello.
  • He was a man of high character and benevolent disposition, a fine flute-player, and a generous master to his slaves, for whose children he invented the rattle.
  • According to the legend, Athena, who had invented the flute, threw it away in disgust, because it distorted the features.