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Example Sentences for "chant"

As we got nearer to the temple, we could hear the monks chanting in SanskritThe dancers chanted in low voices as they danced around the stage.

As we got nearer to the temple, we could hear the monks chanting in Sanskrit.

The chanting outside the government legislature intensified when the politicians came out to address the protesters.

The crowd chanted anti-government slogans as the President emerged from the meeting.

Give peace a chance, chanted the demonstrators.

Melodious though they are, the chants of the Roman Church still cling to the form of the verbal message.

Excited fans chanted the name of the band as they came out on stage.

In the 1880s, French monks at Solesmes began to publish facsimile editions with commentaries of the sources of Gregorian chant.

The savages chanted war cries as they danced around the fire.

Most Christian chant began in the Middle Ages, but it has been kept alive since that time, if often in corrupt versions.

The chants of the Roman Church can all be divided into those with biblical and those with nonbiblical texts.

Up to the 1700s, a large proportion of Western music found its source and inspiration in the chants of the Roman Church.

Scholars have described the chants of the Roman Church as including some of the noblest melodies ever created.

The chants of the Roman Church are considered by many to be one of the great treasures of Western civilization.

Ralph Waldo Emerson once advised, Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Survivors of the disaster lit candles and chanted prayers for the dead.


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