Sentence Examples


  • In reading my teacher's lips I was wholly dependent on my fingers: I had to use the sense of touch in catching the vibrations of the throat, the movements of the mouth and the expression of the face; and often this sense was at fault.
  • One who is entirely dependent upon the manual alphabet has always a sense of restraint, of narrowness.
  • The tidal wave of the Southern Ocean, which sweeps uninterruptedly round the globe from east to west, generates a secondary wave between Africa and South America, which travels north at a rate dependent only on the depth of the ocean.
  • The migrations must have always been dependent upon physical difficulties, such as waterless tracts or mountain barriers.
  • Moreover, growth is essentially dependent upon water-supply.
 

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