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Sample sentences for the GRE study word terminal

terminal can be used as a adj
terminal can be used as a noun

1.-- is the sounding of the terminal "e" where it is now silent. - from The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
2.And _c_ is the terminal point of the derived shadow and the chief beginning of the highest light. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
3.The incubator, as it proved, was the terminal point of our journey this day, and, as the entire cavalcade broke into a mad gallop as soon as we reached the level expanse of sea bottom, we were soon within sight of our goal. - from A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
4.Before a word beginning with a vowel, or with the letter "h," the final "e" was almost without exception mute and in such cases, in the plural forms and infinitives of verbs, the terminal "n" is generally retained for the sake of euphony. - from The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
5.The terminal "e" played an important part in grammar in many cases it was the sign of the infinitive -- the "n" being dropped from the end at other times it pointed the distinction between singular and plural, between adjective and adverb. - from The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

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