Subject in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Subject

Likely to be affected by or to experience something. | Conditional upon. | Placed or situated under; lying below, or in a lower situation.

Short Example Sentence for Subject

  • 1. The subject revolted me. 🔊
  • 2. And so the subject dwindled into a joke for that while. 🔊
  • 3. On this subject his language is perfectly explicit. 🔊
  • 4. It is a subject for a sketch, not for a book. 🔊
  • 5. No other subject is possible; I can think of nothing else. 🔊
  • 6. But that which has no will cannot be the subject of these things. 🔊
  • 7. Humor is a subject which has never had much interest for me. 🔊
  • 8. I do not care that my feelings should be made a subject of discussion. 🔊
  • 9. But it would be well to avoid the subject as much as possible. 🔊
  • 10. But, fortunately, we are subject to no such miserable bondage. 🔊
  • 11. The subject under discussion on the night in question was Dreams. 🔊

How to use Subject in Sentence?

  • 1. I ought to have spoken about it to you before; but the subject is a delicate one. 🔊
  • 2. Is it possible to conceive of a better method of obscuring a subject than such a course? 🔊
  • 3. Redistribution is subject to the trademark license, especially commercial redistribution. 🔊
  • 4. We shall proceed to subject this to a more searching and a more, satisfactory test. 🔊
  • 5. He simply revolved the subject in mind, because he was by nature prone to such meditations. 🔊
  • 6. I have proposed it; she will not hear of it; to mention the subject is to provoke a scene. 🔊
  • 7. To receive special emphasis, the subject of a sentence must take the position of the predicate. 🔊
  • 8. A subject coming first in its sentence may be emphatic, but hardly by its position alone. 🔊
  • 9. The doctrine of Edwards on this subject destroys the harmony of the divine attributes. 🔊
  • 10. However, never mind those trifling incidents; my subject is the mesmerizer, now. 🔊
  • 11. What, then, is the subject of which the apostle treats in the ninth chapter of Romans? 🔊
  • 12. The beginning of each paragraph is a signal to him that a new step in the development of the subject has been reached. 🔊
  • 13. On this subject we shall now proceed to unfold our views in as orderly and perspicuous a manner as possible. 🔊
  • 14. More commonly the opening sentence simply indicates by its subject with what the paragraph is to be principally concerned. 🔊
  • 15. The inconsistency and fluctuation of his views on this all-important subject are fully reflected in his chapter on power. 🔊
  • 16. It is ordained, not merely for the ruler, but for the benefit and protection of all who are subject to its control. 🔊
  • 17. Who would complain, then, that he is subject to the evils of this life, since he has been subjected in hope? 🔊
  • 18. In both the examples above, before correction, the word properly related to the second passive is made the subject of the first. 🔊
  • 19. Ordinarily, however, a subject requires subdivision into topics, each of which should be made the subject of a paragraph. 🔊
  • 20. The need of making a particular word the subject of the sentence will often, as in these examples, determine which voice is to be used. 🔊
  • 21. This view of the subject recommends itself powerfully to the human mind, which has, in all ages, been worried and perplexed by it. 🔊
  • 22. He never held what one may call conversation with us on any subject except our studies, and then it was in exemplification, not suggestively. 🔊
  • 23. This seemed to be too deep for Marty, and she turned the subject by producing a letter from the pocket of her neat blue dress. 🔊
  • 24. Hence we carry about with us the irresistible conviction that we are free; that our wills are not absolutely subject to the dominion of causes over which we have no control. 🔊
  • 25. If the subject on which you are writing is of slight extent, or if you intend to treat it very briefly, there may be no need of subdividing it into topics. 🔊
  • 26. A participial phrase at the beginning of a sentence must refer to the grammatical subject 13 III. 🔊
  • 27. The conclusion of Moehler, Tholuck, and others, that all speculation on such a subject must be vain and fruitless. 🔊
  • 28. The conclusion of Moehler, Tholuck, and others, that all speculation on such a subject must be vain and fruitless. 🔊
  • 29. Now, in the interpretation of any instrument of writing, it is a universally admitted rule, that it should be construed with reference to the subject of which it treats. 🔊