Sentence Examples


  • I am surprised at the mastery of language which your letter shows.
  • No preacher of the century had this mastery over his audience.
  • Though few excelled him in a knowledge of the forms of the House or in mastery of administrative details, his tact in dealing with men and with affairs was so defective that there is perhaps no one who has been at the head of an English administration to whom a lower place can be assigned as a statesman.
  • The undisputed mastery of the eastern trade increased its bulk in Venice.
  • The construction of such buildings as the palace at Uxmal and the castillo at Chichen (Chichenitza) indicates a mastery in architectural design.