Find reviews of hundreds of FREE online college classes at StudyOnline

Sample sentences for the GRE study word contention

contention can be used as a noun

1.The present contention is that Mrs. - from The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
2.And to the fierce contention brought alon. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
3.The hot contention of opposing fronts, the long manoeuvre. - from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
4.To-day, at least, contention sunk entire--peace, brotherhood uprise. - from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
5.'Twas a contention in public, whic. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
6.To feed contention in a ling'ring ac. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
7.To waive contention with superior swa. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
8.But when contention and occasion meet. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
9.In fierce contention and in vain debate. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
10.fierce contentions are you very strong are you really of th. - from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
11.hierarchy, its distribution of ranks and duties, its contentions fo. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
12.The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth between the mighty. - from The King James Bible
13.A foolish son is the calamity of his father and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping. - from The King James Bible
14.A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city and their contentions are like the bars of a castle. - from The King James Bible
15.Who hath woe who hath sorrow who hath contentions who hath babbling who hath wounds without cause who hath redness of eye. - from The King James Bible
16.For it hath been declared unto me of you, my brethren, by them which are of the house of Chloe, that there are contentions among you. - from The King James Bible

Page created by Compute.org