Sentence Examples


  • He was as punctual as Denton.
  • In his habits he was punctual and regular, transacting his business early in the morning, and enjoying his siesta after a drive.
  • He was fond of gaiety and of sport; but neither ever turned him away from the punctual and laborious discharge of his royal duties.
  • The 24th of November falling on a Sunday, his clerical duties threatened fatally to clash with his astronomical observations; he was, however, released just in time to witness the punctual verification of his forecast, and carefully noted the progress of the phenomenon during half an hour before sunset (3.15 to 3.45).
  • Applying this " synechological view " to the supposed inclusion of soul in soul, he deduced the conclusion that, as here the nature of one's soul is to unite one's little body, so hereafter its essence will be to unite a greater body, while God's spirit unites the whole world by His omnipresence; and he pertinently asked, in opposition to the " punctual " view, whether God's soul is centred in a point.

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