Sentence Examples


  • He did not worship, imitate and reproduce the classics, like the Latin humanists who preceded him; he did not master them and reduce them to a special science, as did the French Hellenists who succeeded him.
  • Nature has determined how the child shall learn to speak, and all we can do is to aid him in the simplest, easiest way possible, by encouraging him to observe and imitate the vibrations in the voice.
  • Her little hands felt every object and observed every movement of the persons about her, and she was quick to imitate these movements.
  • His subjects were ordered to worship him under the name of Zeus; he built a bridge of brass, over which he drove at full speed in his chariot to imitate thunder, the effect being heightened by dried skins and caldrons trailing behind, while torches were thrown into the air to represent lightning.
  • Hence it may be inferred that the insects which imitate ants profit in the same way that spiders do from this form of mimicry.
 

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