Sentence Examples

  • On his return to France, a sadder and practically a wiser man, he settled down to very prosaic work.
  • There is some poetry in this composition, but it alternates with very prosaic details.
  • The literal interpretation of this picturesque quotation has been influenced by the prosaic comments at the end of v.
  • A very prosaic explanation of this nocturnal noise is given by J.
  • The fact that scraps of poetical phraseology are specially numerous in the earlier suras, enables us to understand why the prosaic mercantile community of Mecca regarded their eccentric townsman as a " poet," or even a possessed poet."

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