Sentence Examples

  • Expresses his contempt for the ordinary school rhetorician, the hair-splitting dialecticians and their "sense of inability to speak, since they dare not even pronounce their own name for fear of expressing themselves ambiguously."
  • The splitting up of the vascular tube I into separate strands does not depend wholly upon the occurrence I of leaf-gaps.
  • As my driver prophesied when I was plowing, they warmed me twice--once while I was splitting them, and again when they were on the fire, so that no fuel could give out more heat.
  • A flash of lightning followed by an ear-splitting clap of thunder caused a squeak of protest from Cynthia Dean.
  • He looked up, with a large grin splitting his face.

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