Sentence Examples


  • The species most liable to be struck are oaks, poplars and pear trees; beech trees are exceptionally safe.
  • Such partial competition, with the discrimination it involves, is liable to be worse for the public than no competition at all.
  • In ethics empiricism begins by recognizing that man possesses sensations, and so is liable to pleasures and pains.
  • If there are, they are liable to be glass oats!
  • This system of telegraphic printing has a great advantage over the step-by-step system in avoiding the necessity for the rapidly acting electric escapement, which, however skilfully planned and executed, is always liable to failure when worked too rapidly.
 

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