Sentence Examples

  • I am surprised at the mastery of language which your letter shows.
  • No preacher of the century had this mastery over his audience.
  • Though few excelled him in a knowledge of the forms of the House or in mastery of administrative details, his tact in dealing with men and with affairs was so defective that there is perhaps no one who has been at the head of an English administration to whom a lower place can be assigned as a statesman.
  • His courage, his bodily strength and size, his skill in the use of weapons, in riding, and in the chase, his speed of foot, his capacity for eating and drinking, his penetrating intellect and his mastery of 22 languages are celebrated to a degree which is almost incredible.
  • The undisputed mastery of the eastern trade increased its bulk in Venice.