Sentence Examples

  • He excited the admiration of the youth of Germany, and it was soon the fashion among the petty princes to imitate his methods of government.
  • To this category belong Myrmarachne plataleoides, one of the Salticidae, and Amyciaea forticeps, one of the Thomisidae, which in India imitate and live with the vicious little red ant (Oecophylla smaragdina); also Myrmarachne providens, which mimics the red and black Indian ant (Sima rufonigra); and the South American species of Clubionidae, e.g.
  • In other words, the artificial temperature should increase by day and decrease by night, should rise in summer and fall in winter, should, in short, imitate as nearly as possible the varying influence of the sun.
  • Ilyin tried to imitate Rostov in everything and adored him as a girl might have done.
  • Froude in this and the later publications held that he was giving effect to Carlyle's wish to imitate Johnson's " penance."