its subject

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  • Much of his writing took nature and the natural world as its subject matter.
  • Therefore justice is not in the will as its subject but in the reason. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Its subjects range over a wide period of time and include all sports.
  • Now a complete form is in its subject according to the condition of the subject. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • He and his friends talk about the beautiful painting and its subject.
  • It used simple language and took as its subjects ordinary events and people.
  • Both its subject-matter, and its articles in that subject-matter, are fixed. Cited from Apologia Pro Vita Sua, by John Henry Cardinal Newman
  • Its subject is a particular place, usually quite small and limited, and usually rural.
  • This helped the central government keep track of its subjects, but it lost local information.
  • But I care less for its subject than for the song. Cited from On The Art of Reading, by Arthur Quiller-Couch
  • The book is well known today for a line that has nearly nothing to do with its subject.
  • Therefore justice is not in the will as its subject. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • It became at once the standard authority on its subject.
  • The film is an extended character study of its subject.
  • Therefore habit is not in a power of the soul as its subject. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I-II (Pars Prima Secundae), Saint Thomas Aquinas
  • The film was written years earlier, but its subject matter frightened film companies.
  • It orders its subject according to the building materials and methods used in England.
  • The film remains at a distance from its subject.
  • What was the nature of its subject matter? Cited from A Short History of Greek Philosophy, by John Marshall
  • In the first case, a relative term can be said to be something in its subject.
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