Sentence Examples

  • The more trained historical sense of modern times is continually shocked by the obvious untruth of his colouring, especially in the earlier parts of his history, by the palpable unreality of many of the speeches, and by the naïveté with which he omits everything, however important, which he thinks will weary his readers.
  • For, if we told you truly, you might escape us altogether; and if we told you an untruth we would be naughty and deserve to be punished.
  • It is your happiness I wish for, she added, feeling that she was telling an untruth and was becoming entangled.