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Sample sentences for the GRE study word treatise

treatise can be used as a noun

1.Worple's own larger treatise on the same subject. - from My Man Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
2.Lapidaire a treatise on precious stones. - from The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
3.Would at a dismal treatise rouse and sti. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
4.New treatise on rhetorics, Piero Crescentio. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
5.At the age of twenty-one he wrote a treatise upon the Binomial Theorem, which has had a European vogue. - from Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
6.This will have before it the treatise on light and shade. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci
7.Speaking of the tides, Pomponius Mela, in his treatise "De Situ Orbis," says "either the world is a great animal, or" et. - from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
8.I well remember, among others, the treatise of the noble Italian, Coelius Secundus Curio, "_De Amplitudine Beati Regni Dei_" St. - from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
9.of use to the reader, for the biographical value of the treatise i. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
10."I glanced at the books upon the table, and in spite of my ignorance of German I could see that two of them were treatises on science, the others being volumes of poetry. - from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
11.Pocket was out lecturing for, he was a most delightful lecturer on domestic economy, and his treatises on the management of children and servants were considered the very best text-books on those themes. - from Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
12.and --"Most Eastern treatises divide aphrodisiacs into two different kinds ., the mechanical or natural, such as scarification, flagellation, etc. - from The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana
13.Besides these Bunyan published a multitude of treatises and sermons, all in the same style,--direct, simple, convincing, expressing every thought and emotion perfectly in words that even a child can understand. - from English Literature by William J. Long
14.On the other hand, when we compare the lively fancy of Plato with the dried-up abstractions of modern treatises on philosophy, we are compelled to say with Protagoras, that the 'mythus is more interesting' Protag. - from The Republic by Plato
15.We remark with surprise that the progress of nations or the natural growth of institutions which fill modern treatises on political philosophy seem hardly ever to have attracted the attention of Plato and Aristotle. - from The Republic by Plato
16.He laughed at theoretical treatises on estate management, disliked factories, the raising of expensive products, and the buying of expensive seed corn, and did not make a hobby of any particular part of the work on his estate. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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