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EMPHASISEarly Modern Philosophy and the Scientific Imagination Seminar (University of London; UK)
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Plymdale, with emphasis, "I must say, anybody would suppose you and Mr.
This requires, (1) Unity, (2) Variety, (3) Order, (4) Proportion, and (5) due Emphasis of parts.
He nodded gravely, and added with awful emphasis - 'I thought it incumbent upon me to do so.'
His eyes add an emphasis to that reply which is not to be mistaken.
It was only the SOUND that helped him, not the meaning; [3] and so, at last, when he learned that the emphasis was not on the first syllable, his only stay and support was gone, and he faded away and died.
Stepping to the kitchen door, I uttered the word cod with great emphasis, and resumed my seat.
"He will die as Bar Comas, your jeddak, sees fit, if at all," replied the young ruler, with emphasis and dignity.
I repeat, I repeat with emphasis: all "direct" persons and men of action are active just because they are stupid and limited.
When she spoke it was without any emphasis, as though it were quite a natural thing to say.
He declares in ze manifessto zat he cannot fiew wiz indifference ze danger vreatening Russia and zat ze safety and dignity of ze Empire as vell as ze sanctity of its alliances..." he spoke this last word with particular emphasis as if in it lay the gist of the matter.
'I detest that man!' whispered Lady Ashby, with bitter emphasis, as he slowly trotted by.
"You must not put the candle out!" the child returned, with strong emphasis. "My new papa is coming.