in the sense of 'privatives' and 'positives' are' blindness' and 'sight'; in the sense of affirmatives and negatives, the propositions 'he sits', 'he does not sit'.
Her first cautious resolution to pass many days together in unsuspected observation of the house opposite
before she ventured herself inside was entirely frustrated by the turn events had taken.
Such, however, was the crowd and confusion, that, during the earlier part of the conflict, their efforts to meet were unavailing, and they were repeatedly separated by the eagerness of their followers, each of whom was anxious to win honour, by measuring his strength against the leader of the opposite
They are the opposite
of each other," said Father Brown, with a queer kind of smile.
Do you know who lived in our opposite
They had just time to ascertain that a buffalo army was entering the river on the opposite
side, and making toward the landing place.
Nicholas sat himself down, directly opposite
to the party, and, summoning the waiter, paid his bill.
Crayford while they were engaged in one of the figures of the dance which brought them within hearing of the opposite
mountain is a bare perpendicular rock.
him, engaged in stirring the fire with the toe of his right boot, was a coarse, vulgar young man of about thirty, with a sallow face and harsh voice; evidently possessed of that knowledge of the world, and captivating freedom of manner, which is to be acquired in public-house parlours, and at low billiard tables.
Dolokhov, Denisov, and Rostov were now sitting opposite
Pierre and seemed very gay.
He wheeled round to the other side of the room and stood opposite
to her, with the tips of his fingers in his pockets and his head thrown back, looking fiercely not at Rosamond but at a point a few inches away from her.