Sentence Examples with the word work on

Are: - (1) The extensive work on the fundamental notions of physics, called Communia Naturalium, which is found in the Mazarin library at Paris, in the British Museum, and in the Bodleian and University College libraries at Oxford; (2) on the fundamental notions of mathematics, De Cornmunibus Mathematicae, part of which is in the Sloane collection, part in the Bodleian; (3) Baconis Physica, contained among the additional MSS.

The claim is, however, unwarranted; Leonardo's chief work on flight, bearing the title Codice sul Volo degli Uccelli e Varie Altre Materie, written in 1505, consists of a short manuscript of twenty-seven small quarto pages, with simple sketch illustrations interspersed in the text.

A recent standard work on the morphology of the Hemiptera by R.

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The leasing or hiring of state convicts is prohibited by the constitution, but parish convicts may be hired or leased for farm and factory work, work on roads and levees, and other public undertakings.

In his work on philosophical dogmatics (Philosophische Dogmatik oder Philosophie des Christentums, 3 vols.

He did not know that since the nursing mothers were no longer sent to work on his land, they did still harder work on their own land.

I planned to work on some music tonight anyway.

Wright and others, in recent work on opsonins, have shown that, by injecting dead cultures of the causal agent into subjects infected with the organism, there is produced in the body fluids a substance (opsonin) which apparently in favourable conditions unites with the living causal bacteria and so sensitizes them that they are readily taken up and destroyed by the phagocytic cells of tissues.

On abstinence from work on the New Moon by Jewish women of the present time, see M.

The militiamen, both those who had been in the village and those who had been at work on the battery, threw down their spades and ran to meet the church procession.