I in a sentence

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Definition of I

  • I, the ninth letter of the English alphabet, takes its form from the Phœnician, through the Latin and the Greek. The Phœnician letter was probably of Egyptian origin. Its original value was nearly the same as that of the Italian I, or long e as in mete. Etymologically I is most closely related to e y j g; as in dint, dent, beverage, L. bibere; E. kin, AS. cynn; E. thin, AS. þynne; E. dominion, donjon, dungeon.
  • In our old authors, I was often used for ayor aye), yes, which is pronounced nearly like it.
  • As a numeral, I stands for 1, II for 2, etc.
  • The nominative case of the pronoun of the first person; the word with which a speaker or writer denotes himself.
  • the 9th letter of the Roman alphabet
  • the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
  • a nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens; used especially in medicine and photography and in dyes; occurs naturally only in combination in small quantities (as in sea water or rocks)

How to use i in a sentence. I pronunciation.

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Some months later the following letter came to David Claridge in Cairo from Faith Claridge in Hamley: David, I write thee from the village and the land of the people which thou didst once love so well.
Now, Davy, I must tell of a strange thing.
How do I know these things?
Because of the hard blows dealt him by thee, I went to make amends.
Now for the strange thing I hinted.
After visiting Jasper Kimber at Heddington, as I came back over the hill by the path we all took that day after the Meeting-Ebn Ezra Bey, my father, Elder Fairley, and thee and me-I drew near the chairmaker's but where thee lived alone all those sad months.
Yet I felt that I must needs go and lay my hand in love upon the door of the empty hut which had been ever as thee left it.
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
The door was open, but I could see no one.
I could not hear what was said.
I knew the walk and the forward thrust of the head.
I drew near with a kind of fear, but yet I came to the door and looked in.
As I looked into the dusk, my limbs trembled under me, for who should be sitting there, a half-finished chair between his knees, but Soolsby the old chair-maker!
By now I had recovered myself, for it was no ghost I saw, but a human being more distraught than was myself.
He stopped weaving, and peered over at me with his staring blue eyes, and I felt a sudden quickening of the heart.
But I said coldly, and with what was near to anger, that he should link his name and fate with that of Luke Claridge: "Which of ye two goes first is God's will, and according to His wisdom.
I thought him a little mad, but yet his speech had seemed not without dark meaning.
A poor sparrow on a tree-top, if you tell him he must not have it, he will hunt it down the world till it is his, as though it was a bird of paradise.

Examples of I

Example #1
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Example #2
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Example #3
Does thee love them still?
Example #4
They gave thee sour bread to eat ere thy going, but yet thee didst grind the flour for the baking.
Example #5
The tavern, the theatre, the cross-roads, and the cockpit-was ever such a day!
Example #6
Thee didst frighten all who knew thee with thy doings that mad midsummer time.