Sentence Examples


  • His own interactions with deities left him more than willing to shun them, if at all possible.
  • Firdousi accepted the challenge, and the three poets having previously agreed upon three rhyming words to which a fourth could not be found in the Persian language, 'Ansari began "Thy beauty eclipses the light of the sun"; Farrakhi added "The rose with thy cheek would comparison shun"; 'Asjadi continued "Thy glances pierce through the mailed warrior's johsun"; 1 and Firdousi, without a moment's hesitation, completed the quatrain "Like the lance of fierce Giv in his fight with Poshun."
  • There were pure evangelical forces at work in it; and many Anabaptists need not shun comparison with the Christians of the apostolic and post-apostolic ages.
  • He that would live to the next world must shun this.
  • And 115° 20' E.; the second in importance is one which is situated to the east of Pao-ting Fu; and the third is the Tulu-tsze Hu, which lies east by north of Shun-te Fu.

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