Sentence Examples


  • The principal feature of Klaproth's erudition was the vastness of the field which it embraced.
  • Do you ever ponder the vastness of the universe?
  • One moment, he was a speck of nothing in this vastness that defined his insignificance; another, this whole world was his.
  • The discovery of large deposits of nickel at Sudbury; of extremely rich gold mines on the head-waters of the Yukon, in a region previously considered well-nigh worthless for human habitation; of extensive areas of gold, copper and silver ores in the mountain regions of British Columbia; of immense coal deposits in the Crow's Nest Pass of the same province and on the prairies; of veins of silver and cobalt of extraordinary richness in northern Ontario - all deeply affected the industrial condition of the country and illustrated the vastness of its undeveloped resources.
  • Vast and various as the work of Voltaire is, its vastness and variety are of the essence of its writer's peculiar quality.