Sentence Examples


  • It is certain that originally each household had only one Lar; the plural was at first only used to include other classes of Lares, and only gradually, after the time of Cicero, ousted the singular.
  • " Rusting," or more usually in the plural "hustings," was the name of a court of the city of London.
  • It is usually taken as the plural of oscillum (dimin.
  • The use of the word "clergy" as a plural, though the New English Dictionary quotes the high authority of Cardinal Newman for it, is less rare than wrong; in the case cited "Some hundred Clergy" should have been "Some hundred of the Clergy."
  • 16) in which the first person plural is used.
 

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