Sentence Examples


  • As the Welsh word for "bridge" is "pont", and this was taken directly from the Latin, the inference is almost conclusive that the Britons acquired their knowledge of bridges from the Romans.
  • Our present concern with the archaeological evidence thus briefly outlined, and with much more of the kind, may be summed up in the question: What in general terms is the inference to be drawn by the world-historian from the Assyrian records in their bearings upon the Hebrew writings?
  • The inference was insulting.
  • "Dusty's not here," he said, irritated by the inference that he was somehow someone to be less feared.
  • The necessary inference is that his stay at the university was short, and that only the groundwork of his education was laid there.

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