Sentence Examples

  • Every syllable is open, ending in a vowel sound, and short sentences may be constructed wholly of vocalic sounds.
  • Seven feet and an unaccented syllable over.
  • Its systematic name is formed by replacing the last syllable of the electro-negative element by ide and prefixing the name of the other element.
  • "The island of Madagascar," she said, "Ma-da-gas-car," she repeated, articulating each syllable distinctly, and, not replying to Madame Schoss who asked her what she was saying, she went out of the room.
  • The last syllable of the first line rhymes with the third syllable of the second line, the last of the second with the last of the third and also with the first of the fourth line, and the last syllable of the fourth line rhymes with the last of the second line of the next succeeding stanza.

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