Sentence Examples


  • The reason for this extreme degeneration is probably to be found in the sandy nature of the soil in which the creature burrows, a substance which would evidently irritate and inflame any functional remnant of an eye.
  • And now he saw by the heap of shavings still fresh at his feet, that, for him and his work, the former lapse of time had been an illusion, and that no more time had elapsed than is required for a single scintillation from the brain of Brahma to fall on and inflame the tinder of a mortal brain.
  • But some in the opposition say the move is more likely to inflame political rivalries than hasten the downfall of Saddam Hussein.
  • But some in the opposition say the move is more likely to inflame political rivalries than hasten the downfall of Saddam Hussein.
  • Indonesia is concerned that a war on Iraq will inflame anti-Western sentiment among its majority Muslim population.

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