Sentence Examples


  • The beetles have feelers with eleven segments, whereof the terminal few are thickened so as to form a club.
  • Nowe euery husbande hath sixe seuerall closes, whereof iii.
  • And eighty-two plates, whereof seventy represent birds, appeared between 1820 and 1821, and in 1829 a second series of the same was begun by him, which, extending to another three volumes, contained forty-eight more plates of birds out of one hundred and thirty-six, and was completed in 1833.
  • Meyer (4to), which was completed in 1843, whereof a second edition (7 vols.
  • The Offences at Sea Act 1536 states the objection to this application of the civil law to the trial of criminal cases with much force: "After the course of the civil laws, the nature whereof is that before any judgment of death can be given against the offenders, either they must plainly confess their offences (which they will never do without torture or pain), or else their offences be so plainly and directly proved by witness indifferent such as saw their offences committed, which cannot be gotten but by chance at few times."

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