Sentence Examples


  • The military and historical works comprise precis of the wars of Julius Caesar, Turenne and Frederick the Great.
  • Thoulet, Instruments et operations d'oceanographie pratique (Paris, 1908); Precis d'analyse des fonds sous-marins actuels et anciens (Paris, 1907); T.
  • A specimen of another butterfly (Precis sesamus) which mimics the Acraea was then offered in the same manner.
  • C. Hazlitt, The Livery Companies of the City of London (1892), contains a precis of the Royal Commission; P. H.
  • His Precis of the subject, published in the last-mentioned year, is a sound and careful book, far better than anything that had appeared before it, and written in a sober yet interesting style.