God was apt to be thought of as purely transcendent, not immanent in the world.
Veins of amethystine quartz are apt to lose their colour on the exposed outcrop.
The modern Wagnerian conductor is apt to complain that Beethoven, in his four-bar phrase, drowns a melody which lies in the weakest register of the clarinet by a crowd of superfluous notes in oboes, horns and flutes.
Moreover, yellow amber after long burial is apt to acquire a reddish colour.
Frost-bite is particularly apt to attack the feet, the hands, and the tips of the ears.