Sentence Examples with the word situation

There is no record that the committee ever met until July 1900, when it was summoned to consider the situation in China; and on that occasion it probably formed a useful support to the government, and helped to still apprehension lest a too adventurous policy should be pursued.

Were we to judge by the contacts with Hebrews, Clement of Rome and Hermas and the similarity of situation evidenced in the last-named, Rome would seem the most natural place of origin.

From its relative situation then, I should call this high hump the organ of firmness or indomitableness in the Sperm Whale.

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The event showed that he judged the situation rightly - the religious scheme announced by him, though not accepted in all its details, became the dominant policy of the later time, and he has been justly called ' The stricter marriage law is formulated in Lev.

The city has a beautiful situation on the hilly ground (maximum elevation, about 250 ft.

This situation was at last put an end to by the city authorities, who probably felt that they were not playing a very creditable part.

He needed to contemplate what the situation was now.

Indeed, some of the chief contrasts of the two continents arise not so much from geological unlikeness as from their unsymmetrical situation with respect to the equator, whereby the northern one lies mostly in the temperate zone, while the southern one lies mostly in the torrid zone.

In this situation of affairs the demand for a general council became irresistible, and accordingly Theodosius and Valentinian III.

Finally, Howie reluctantly agreed to wait a couple of days and see how the situation played out.