Aptitude in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Aptitude

Natural ability to acquire knowledge or skill. | The condition of being suitable.

Short Example Sentence for Aptitude

  • 1. There was no lack of aptitude to learn in her case. 🔊
  • 2. Still, she had an aptitude to learn spelling. 🔊
  • 3. He showed a real aptitude to imitate what he saw being done. 🔊
  • 4. Nelson's aptitude at forwarding public service, 229. 🔊
  • 5. I suppose I have what you would call a natural aptitude for it. 🔊
  • 6. A French woman of the bourgeois class often has a real aptitude for business. 🔊

How to use Aptitude in a Sentence?

  • 1. Love of learning implies more than a natural aptitude for acquiring information. 🔊
  • 2. Fortunately for literature, he has shown no very remarkable aptitude for politics. 🔊
  • 3. I had no aptitude for that, and munition workers of our sex were not called yet. 🔊
  • 4. For this she showed such aptitude and taste that Jemima spoke to her mother about it. 🔊
  • 5. The aptitude shown by Eskimo in carving and drawing has been noticed by all travellers among them. 🔊
  • 6. He had newspaper knowledge and aptitude for gathering what may be called information as distinguished from learning. 🔊
  • 7. But what is the use of all these insinuations of aptitude for colonisation, when there is not such another man in the world? 🔊
  • 8. They have common ground in their love and aptitude for science; yet each has something which the other lacks. 🔊
  • 9. This is the common habit of all so-called educated people who have no metaphysical aptitude and no metaphysical training. 🔊
  • 10. When he returned, he had not only forgotten all he had learned, but never showed the same aptitude again. 🔊
  • 11. Everyone with the slightest aptitude for drawing was provided with paper and pencil, and taken out to sketch from nature. 🔊
  • 12. Although he probably had no exceptional aptitude for politics, he was irresistibly drawn towards them by the stress of his interests. 🔊
  • 13. Trying to find the truth in one of his stories severely taxes one's aptitude in long division. 🔊
  • 14. He was gay and bright and bubbling over with life; he was quick with his work and had an aptitude for the pursuits that are valued among boys. 🔊
  • 15. His great aptitude for the things of the spirit enabled him intuitively to realise this, to understand it, to use it. 🔊
  • 16. The boy took little interest in his new work, but showed some aptitude for mechanical drawing and calligraphy. 🔊
  • 17. If this aptitude and eagerness for trade be a fault, the Christians have themselves to blame for it. 🔊
  • 18. I gathered that you want me to give intelligence tests, or aptitude tests, or something of the sort, to some of your employees. 🔊
  • 19. They can oppress, but they have no aptitude for the wider forms of business and banking, building and organizing, or any form of creative work. 🔊
  • 20. From nineteen to twenty-one I developed every aptitude and strengthened every faculty by constant practice. 🔊
  • 21. There does not seem to be the same activity, energy, and business aptitude that exists in the Australian colonies. 🔊
  • 22. They have great business capacities, and show some aptitude in the arts, especially in weaving and embroidery, but have little initiative. 🔊
  • 23. Their aptitude in the manipulation of this material did not desert them when their talents were called into operation by their Christian Masters. 🔊
  • 24. The West Indian has a religious capacity that impresses the visitor as a remarkable aptitude for things sacred. 🔊
  • 25. His only claim on the generosity of his teacher and of the public was a marked aptitude for learning and an ardent desire for study and cultivation of mind. 🔊
  • 26. The amusement had become a serious occupation, and her dexterity in catching them was only to be matched by her astonishing aptitude in killing them. 🔊
  • 27. He appears to have had no peculiar or natural aptitude for this study; though he is said to have constantly blamed himself for not having gone more deeply into it. 🔊
  • 28. Hozier had rented an entresol there, and had employed a man called Spain, who had an aptitude for this sort of work, to make a secret place in it. 🔊
  • 29. You showed an aptitude for the work, and Mr. Rexford assured me that you were one of the very best clerks that ever worked for him. 🔊
  • 30. Mosk inwardly cursed the visitor for making this modest request, as he detested parsons on account of their aptitude to make teetotalers of his customers. 🔊
  • 31. Yet though the aptitude of women for novel-writing was thus early exemplified, it is not to be supposed that the majority of persons who felt the new influences were of that sex. 🔊
  • 32. He showed in this and other voyages such aptitude for his duties that he was made an acting lieutenant by his commander previous to his receiving his commission from Government. 🔊
  • 33. We were very often asked for cards, and at one place where we stopped and bartered a number of small articles with the natives they gave evidence of their aptitude at gaming. 🔊
  • 34. The reserve officers have in general done remarkably well, and in many cases have shown quite exceptional aptitude for the rank of company commanders. 🔊