Sentence Examples

  • True, they were broken and stammering syllables; but they were human speech.
  • Artists have been known to use the left hand in the hope of checking the fatal facility which practice had conferred on the right; and if Hood had been able to place under some restraint the curious and complex machinery of words and syllables which his fancy was incessantly producing, his style would have been a great gainer, and much real earnestness of object, which now lies confused by the brilliant kaleidoscope of language, would have remained definite and clear.
  • - Groups of letters, words, syllables and lines are often omitted without any contributory cause.
  • The syllables overlap, and the hearing is confused.
  • Many of the syllables are closed.