Sentence Examples


  • Mercury is found in New South Wales and Queensland.
  • The largest pond is as sensitive to atmospheric changes as the globule of mercury in its tube.
  • The principal mining product is mercury, extracted at Idria, while iron and copper ore, zinc and coal are also found.
  • This is true not only of the major planets Mercury, Venus, the Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune; it is also true of the host of more than five hundred minor planets.
  • Then he treated oil of vitriol in the same way, but got nothing until by accident he dropped some mercury into the liquid, when "vitriolic acid air" (sulphur dioxide) was evolved.