Sentence Examples

  • Further, the work being intended for public recitation, some rhetorical embellishment was necessary, even at the cost of simplicity.
  • In 1456, the recitation of a few prayers before a church crucifix earned a Pardon of 20,000 years for every such repetition.
  • The recitation of epic poetry was called in historical times "rhapsody."
  • The mere recitation of such similar cases with their happy issue was supposed to be magically effective; for almost unlimited power was supposed to be inherent in mere words.
  • At the head of the lawn is the Rotunda, modelled after the Roman Pantheon and now containing the university library; and at the foot of the lawn are three modern recitation and laboratory buildings.

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