Example sentences for: isoglosses

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

  • Isoglosses are to dialect maps what isobars and isotherms are to weather maps, what isobaths are to geophysical maps of the oceans, etc.

  • Although it is true that isoglosses, in effect, set off the various areas where a particular usage was recorded, more accurately an isogloss is drawn to connect sites either where speakers employ both usages or where speakers using one or the other live in very close proximity.

  • In their description of isoglosses , they write:


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