Sentence Examples

  • Dean handed the phone to his wife as the light went on like in the comic books—a flashing bulb of inspiration.
  • Maccius Plautus (c. 254-184) was the greatest comic dramatist of Rome.
  • Yet, in the words of Macaulay, who gives an admirable account of the discussion in his essay on the comic dramatists of the Restoration, "when all deductions have been made, great merit must be allowed to the work."
  • His pieces abound in comic situations, and some of them, Magister Blackstadius (1844), Rika Morbror (1845), En tragedi i Vimtnerby (1848) and others, maintain their reputation.
  • There was something peculiar about it, quite unsoldierly, rather comic, but extremely attractive.