Sentence Examples


  • They introduced the sonnet and blank verse.
  • Du Bellay did not actually introduce the sonnet into French poetry, but he acclimatized it; and when the fashion of sonneteering became a mania he was one of the first to ridicule its excesses.
  • The laudatory sonnet composed by James VI.
  • A 13thcentury sonnet by one Durante (xcii.
  • The present Westminster Bridge, of iron on granite piers, was opened in 1862, but another preceded it, dating from 1750; the view from which was appreciated by Wordsworth in his sonnet beginning " Earth has not anything to show more fair."