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.
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.
In ethics empiricism begins by recognizing that man possesses sensations, and so is liable to pleasures and pains.