In summer the coat becomes comparatively short.
The people are generally courteous and kindly, the island being still comparatively rarely visited by foreigners, while Italians seem to regard it as almost a place of exile.
All are comparatively small animals, few of them exceeding the size of a rat.
At a comparatively recent date Australia received its third and newest constituent.
The rugged Spanish coast is indented by many fjord-like inlets, especially in the west, where navigation is sometimes difficult and dangerous; but its rivers are comparatively unimportant.