Sentence Examples


  • The table on the opposite page shows the uses of a few of the commoner signs.
  • The phenomenon of allotropy is not confined to the non-metals, for evidence has been advanced to show that allotropy is far commoner than hitherto supposed.
  • No opulent gentleman commoner, panting for oneand-twenty, could have treated the academical authorities with more gross disrespect.
  • All the commoner sorts of fruitapples, pears, cherries, &c.grow everywhere, but the more delicate kinds, such as figs, apricots and peaches, are confined to the warmer districts.
  • Prosecutions for lse-majest~ became commoner than they were in former reigns, and the difficulty was much felt in the conduct of parliamentary debate.