Canto sentence example

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  • In the canto just cited Pope Nicholas III.
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  • The suspicion of some earlier scholars that the Praefatio and the Versus might be a modern forgery is refuted by the occurrence of the word vitteas, which is the Old Saxon fittea, corresponding to the Old English fitt, which means a "canto" of a poem.
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  • Wi canto` Gilljn am Y aritro d ?
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  • A little to the west is the Auld Brig o' Balgownie, a picturesque single arch spanning the deep black stream, said to have been built by King Robert I., and celebrated by Byron in the tenth canto of Don Juan.
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  • The count Ugolino was afterwards starved to death with several of his sons and grandsons in the manner made familiar by the 32nd canto of Dante's Inferno.
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  • On issuing at Geneva from the lake the waters of the Rhone are very limpid and blue, as it has left all its impurities in the great settling vat of the lake, so that Byron might well speak of the "blue rushing of the arrowy Rhone" (Childe Harold, canto iii.
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  • bel canto works to be recorded on the Opera Rare label.
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  • bel canto operas.
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  • bel canto repertoire.
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  • bel canto repertory... .
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  • Name ' em, do n't bullshit ME Canto LXXIV The context of the poem is not of much help.
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  • Dante ends the canto on this hope of resurrection.
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  • Murray agreed to publish the first canto of Don Juan only anonymously, and without the name of the publisher.
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  • canto operas.
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  • canto repertory... .
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  • He pays for rare bel canto works to be recorded on the Opera Rare label.
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  • The fifth canto can be divided into two equal parts with a transitional tercet.
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  • The southern shore, by Jose do Canto church, is sandy and has attracted waders.
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  • His "epic canto" on the destruction of his ships by Cortes (Las Naves de Cortes destruidas) failed to win a prize offered by the Academy in 1777, and was published posthumously (1785).
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  • His Last Canto of Childe Harold appeared in 1825, and he had to fight a duel (in which he was wounded) with an Italian officer, Colonel Pepe, in consequence of a phrase in it.
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  • Thus Bolond Istok, the first canto of which he completed in 1850, is full of sub-acrid merriment.
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  • Translations from Arany: The Legend of the Wondrous Hunt (canto 6 of Buda's Death), by D.
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  • A delicate compliment was paid to the translator by Southey in the third canto of his Tale of Paraguay, the story of which was derived from the pages of Dobrizhoffer's narrative: "And if he could in Merlin's glass have seen By whom his tomes to speak our tongue were taught, The old man would have felt as pleased, I ween, As when he won the ear of that great Empress Queen."
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  • Ellis was an intimate friend of Sir Walter Scott, who styled him "the first converser I ever saw," and dedicated to him the fifth canto of Marmion.
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  • A further period of travel with Byron followed, and at this time Hobhouse wrote some notes to the fourth canto of Childe Harold.
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  • Fortunately, however, the Gregorian canto fermo associated with it is of exceptional beauty and symmetry; and the great 16th century masters either, like Palestrina, left it to be sung as plain-chant, or obviated all occasion for dramatic expression by setting it in versicles (like their settings of the Magnificat and other canticles) for two groups of voices alternatively, or for the choir in alternation with the plain chant of the priests.
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  • After barely a few allusions to it in the epics, it bursts forth full-blown in the Harivansa, the Vishnu-purana, the Narada-Pancharatra and the Bhagavata-purana, the tenth canto of which, dealing with the life of Krishna, has become, through vernacular versions, especially the Hindi Prem-sagar, or "ocean of love," a favourite romance all over India, and has doubtless helped largely to popularize the cult of Krishna.
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  • An incident showing his strength and ferocity in single combat is used by Sir Walter Scott in The Lady of the Lake (canto v.).
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  • Though these Triumphs, as a whole, are deficient in poetic inspiration, the second canto of the Trionfo della morte, in which Petrarch describes a vision of his dead love Laura, is justly famous for reserved passion and pathos tempered to a tranquil harmony.
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  • As regards indirect taxes, again, there appear to be some cases at least where it is by rio means certain that the charge is passed on; stamp duties, for instance, especially where moderate in amount, may have the effect of diminishing pro Canto the profits in business of the person paying them, or the income which he enjoys.
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  • canto, note) refers to the demon oak at Nannau in 1813.
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  • What has just been said as to the treatment of the final vowels in Catalan must be understood as applying only to pure Catalan, unaltered by the predominance of the Castilian, for the actual language is no longer faithful to the principle we have laid down; it allows the.final o atonic in a number of substantives and adjectives, and in the verb it now conjugates canto, temo, sentoa thing unknown in the ancient language.
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  • does not take the o which continental Catalan has borrowed from Castilian (cant, not canto, &c.); the imp. md.
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