By freeing thought from its object, Descartes made it possible to view the latter in strictly mechanical terms, reopening the way to science, suffocated for more than fifteen centuries under religious nonsense.
the latter half of 1989
If a coach is on a couch that's on a coach and the latter has a driver, then all is fine. If a coach is on a couch that's on a coach, but the driver drives the former, then the couch is crushed and the coach is dead.
Practice is as important as theory, but we are apt to value the latter and despise the former.
The end of which there were two little sketches of rhetoric and logic, the latter finishing with a specimen of a dispute in the Socratic method.
Health is above wealth; the latter gives less fortune than the former.
He did well in both schoolwork and sport and won a number of medals in the latter (=in sport).
Regarding captain and major, the latter rank is higher.
The latter will continue to develop along their own paths according to the needs of their own speakers.
The latter view has many supporters in Japan.
The higher classes constitute the mind of the single large whole of humanity; the lower classes constitute its limbs; the former are the thinking and designing part, the latter the executive part.
Reading English or Hebrew does not give this effect, although the latter belongs to Semitic languages
A ronin may not have the status of a daimyo, but he has the freedom that the latter may never have.
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It's half past eight.
During the past several years, many Japanese have been either killed or injured while traveling overseas.
She was born just a generation past slavery. A time when there were no cars on the road or planes in the sky, when someone like her couldn't vote for two reasons: because she was a woman, and because of the color of her skin.
I travelled to Tokyo right away; it was past noon when I saw my uncle.
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It is the border-line cases that are always in danger: the dignified buildings of the past which may possess no real artistic or historic value, but which people have become sentimentally attached to and have grown to love.
The example is a past progressive tense sentence. How was everybody taught when they were learning about progressive tense?
The cultural treasures of the past, believed to be dead, are being made to speak, in the course of which it turns out that they propose things altogether different than what had been thought.
As I glanced at the street there was somebody looking down at me in the middle of those walking past each other.
Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
To keep holding the barrier up is just to wait for death! So we're going to go out past the wall and counter attack the enemy, you ready!?
Given our interdependence, any world order that elevates one nation or group of people over another will inevitably fail. So whatever we think of the past, we must not be prisoners of it.
So you think it was John who stole my wallet?. "I don't know, but I wouldn't put it past him."
Freddy's been working the graveyard shift the past month, so he hasn't been able to see any of his friends who work normal hours.
: THE old lady took slow, careful steps past my window and stooped, reverently setting down a small basket of freshly folded leaves outside the door.
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