Sentence examples for commentary from high-quality English sources.

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  • The mutilated anonymous commentary on the de Interpretatione extant in Codex Parisinus Graecus 2064 and edited by L.

  • The season gets underway on Friday, August 10 with exclusive national radio commentary of Manchester United v Leicester City.

  • One work of Ammonius clearly survives in the written form he gave it, his ‘commentary’ (hupomnēma) on Aristotle’s De Interpretatione.

  • A brief ancient commentary on Aristotle’s Analytika Protera (“Prior Analytics”) may be his too; he also wrote two short works on the syllogism.

  • Finally, Vasubandhu is credited with an important commentary on Asaṅga’s Yogācāra summa, the Commentary on the Summary of the Great Vehicle (Mahāyānasaṃgrahabhāṣya).

  • Commentary on the Internal Meanings of Proverbs In the commentary on Ecclesiastes, Ibn Tibbon says that he planned a commentary on the internal meanings of Proverbs.

  • Maimonides, Commentary on the Mishnah, Avot The first major translation of Maimonides by Ibn Tibbon was the commentary on Avot, which was completed, according to the manuscript, in 1202.

  • Śāntideva himself provided no prose commentary to his work, but a Sanskrit commentary by Prajñākaramati is still extant and is usually consulted by those who translate the work into English from the original Sanskrit.

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  • In addition to his commentary to MMK, Bhāvaviveka wrote an important independent verse treatise on Madhyamaka entitled Madhyamakahṛdayakārikā (Verses on the Heart of Centrism) to which he provided a prose commentary called Tarkajvālā (Flame of Reasoning).

  • He distinguishes between a “commentary” (perush) and an independent work (chibbur), declaring, “I do not define a work as a ‘commentary’ unless it brings us to the real intention of the author of the book” (Commentary on the Song of Songs, p. 184).

  • Three works attributed to Elias have been published: a commentary on Porphyry’s Isagoge, a commentary on Aristotle’s Categories (both in Commentaria in Aristotelem Graeca Vol 18) and a third, highly truncated work on Aristotle’s Prior Analytics (see Westerink 1961).

  • Since Simon’s commentary on the Parva naturalia does not contain commentaries on De sensu and De memoria, the best place to reconstruct his views on the physiological and psychological mechanisms of sensory cognition is his commentary on De somno et vigilia, which also covers De insomniis and De divinatione per somnum.


  • noun communication

    - a written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material

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