Sentence Examples


  • The mind can act only upon itself; beyond that limit, the power of God must intervene to make any seeming interaction possible between body and soul.
  • The British continued to intervene in the inter-tribal disputes.
  • A belated attempt of the French left to intervene was checked by the British cavalry, and the pressure on the centre and right, which were now practically surrounded, continued even after nightfall.
  • Talleyrand, however, was convinced that Great Britain would not intervene against France unless the latter attacked the Dutch Netherlands.
  • Next a succession of narrow ranges intervene between this lower border terrace and the higher terrace (12,000-13,500 ft.).