Sentence Examples

  • You're like a magnet lately.
  • Sticking it to the refrigerator with a magnet, she headed for the barn.
  • He moved the magnet and plucked the picture from the door.
  • A sheet of cardboard is placed above the magnet, and some iron filings are sifted thinly and evenly over the surface: if the cardboard is gently tapped, the filings will arrange themselves in a series of curves, as shown in fig.
  • If, for example, a knitting needle is stroked with the south pole of a magnet, the strokes being directed from the middle of the needle towards the two extremities alternately, the needle will acquire a north pole at each end and a south pole in the middle.