Sentence Examples


  • This lexicon is of especial importance by reason of its ample.
  • Especial attention has to be drawn to the article " Geographical Distribution," in Newton's Dictionary of Birds.
  • He is an especial favourite of Apollo; and later poets even describe him as son of that god.
  • Many animal sacrifices were known; of especial importance is the annual sacrifice of a goat on the Acropolis, though at other times the animal was not permitted to enter the temple.
  • Semper, pursued as food by the leaping fish Periophthalmus, and the dorsal eyes are of especial value to them in aiding them to escape from this enemy.