Sentence Examples


  • Schofield and inspector of rifle practice, with the rank of captain from 1892.
  • "Chief Inspector Hercule O'Connor, at your service," he answered, with a bow.
  • At Dijon his compositions attracted the attention of an inspector, who had him placed (1814) in the normal school, Paris.
  • His contemporary Domenico Guglielmini (1655-1710), who was inspector of the rivers and canals at Bologna, had ascribed this diminution of velocity in rivers to transverse motions arising from inequalities in their bottom.
  • In 1861 he became inspector of the Academy of Paris, in 1864 professor of philosophy to the Faculty of Letters, and in 1874 a member of the French Academy.