References in classic literature ?
What would not a man give, O judges, to be able to examine the leader of the great Trojan expedition; or Odysseus or Sisyphus, or numberless others, men and women too
In your place I should feel some distrust of anything which I was not at liberty to examine.
How (I thought to myself) am I to examine all these books?
I decided, if I did examine the book-case at all, to begin at the top.
I left the ladder in its place against the wall, and set myself to examine the contents of the cupboards first.
I knelt down to examine it, eager to clear my mind, if I could, of the degrading jealousy that had got possession of me.
I turned the photograph, sadly and penitently, to examine the portraits again with a kinder and truer appreciation of them.
The anonymous note received by him was produced, and handed to the jury to examine.
We must examine all the wardrobes in the house or none.
Instead of focusing on the work pornography performs in the culture (for the author or for the audience) Harvey examines how erotica works as a textual practice.
Michael Livingston examines Tolkien's World War I experiences and his uniquely sympathetic depiction of Frodo as a shell-shocked soldier.
These chapters examine such issues as stage fright, psychosomatic aches and pains, self-talk, criticism, visualization and so forth.