Sentence Examples


  • In the 12th tablet Gilgamesh succeeds in obtaining a view of Eabani's shade, and learns through him of the sad fate endured by the dead.
  • In the brief Traite de metaphysique the author makes his grand effort, but scarcely succeeds in doing more than show that he had no real conception of what metaphysic is.
  • If Memon succeeds in raising an army of his allies, he will be able to trap us here on the cliffs, against the ocean here.
  • To the situation defined by concordat, however, succeeds another situation, more or less uncertain and more or less strained, in which the two powers legislate separately on mixed matters, sometimes not without provoking conflicts.
  • In sixteen years; it succeeds best in deep loamy soil, but will flourish in nearly any moist but well-drained situation.