Sentence Examples


  • But those who know the habits and demeanour of many of the Limicolae would no doubt rightly claim for them much more " vivacity and activity " than is possessed by most Passeres.
  • So Boris was full of nervous vivacity all day.
  • Marryat brought ripe experience and unimpaired vivacity to his work when he began to write novels.
  • Her letters are full of vivacity, of colour, and at times of insight and wit, but she never learnt to write either French or German correctly.
  • There is, it is true, a smoothness and finish about them not often seen elsewhere; but, as though to avoid the exaggerations of Audubon, Gould usually adopted the tamest of attitudes in which to represent his subjects, whereby expression as well as vivacity is wanting.