Sentence Examples


  • Moreover, it is clear that Aristotle addressed himself to readers as well as hearers, as in concluding his whole theory of syllogisms he says, " There would remain for all of you or for our hearers (763,7 co y uµWV rt T&?v ipcpoapEVwv) a duty of according to the defects of the investigation consideration, to its discoveries much gratitude " (Sophistical Elenchi, 34, 184 b 6).
  • He may have laid out the sequence of syllogisms from the Analytics onwards; but how about the Categories and the De Interpretatione?
  • A degenerate society cared nothing for syllogisms grown threadbare by repetition.
  • His name has been preserved chiefly by some celebrated, though false and captious, syllogisms of which he was the reputed author.
  • (t) in conversion, when we must think that all men are some animals, in order to judge that some animals are men; (2) in syllogisms of the 3rd figure, when the predicate of the minor premise must be particularly quantified in thought in order to become the particularly quantified subject of the conclusion; (3) in identical propositions including definitions, where we must think both that i -{- i are 2 and 2 are z -}- r.