Example sentences for: isaac

How can you use “isaac” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One of Tintoretto’s best, the Marriage at Cana, is on the wall opposite the entrance, while three of Titian’s most vivid canvases decorate the chancel: Cain and Abel, Abraham Sacrificing Isaac, and David and Goliath, their drama heightened by the perspective di sotto in su (looking up from below).

  • Book -- Shadows on the Hudson , by Isaac Bashevis Singer;

  • If so, there may be no more fitting conclusion than Horwitz's tentative insight into his great-grandfather's attraction: "Poppa Isaac came from learned, rabbinical stock.

  • "A West End hooker who once had noted novelist Isaac Bashevis Singer as a client offers reminiscences of her technique."

  • A thread running through all these mistaken etymologies is that their supporters think that the only criterion in etymology is “if it sounds like x , then it must be derived from x .” That misconception can be seen on a grand scale in Isaac Mozeson's The Word: The Dictionary That Reveals the Hebrew Source of English, which purports to show that about 22,000 (!) English words are of Hebrew origin.


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