Sentence Examples


  • Iliana asked, tapping a hot pink fingernail.
  • Their conversation was interrupted by a tapping at the back door.
  • We may easily realise its transmission through a solid by putting the ear against a table and scratching the wood at some distance, and through a liquid by keeping both ears under water in a bath and tapping the side of the bath.
  • Fred reached for the newspaper, tapping a small article with his fingers as he handed it to Dean.
  • The state owes to this ruler the opening up of new railways across the great desert, which was formerly passable only by camels, and the tapping of the valuable coal deposits that occur in the territory.