Sentence Examples


  • An adverb may precede the verb.
  • The speech will be preceded by tea at 4 p.m. in the library.
  • The phrase was preceded by a comma.
  • His speech was preceded by a reception for students representing all the major faiths on campus.
  • A great analysis was to precede a great synthesis, but it was the synthesis on which Comte's vision was centred from the first.