But for mercy's sake do not fill his brain with classical sentences and dead languages.
We have many words in our English language from these dead languages.
The phenomena of evolution help to determine the pronunciation of dead languages.
Logic is not confined to, nor has it been buried with, the dead languages.
It is not my wish to discountenance totally the study of the dead languages.
"The study of dead languages is a 'cul-de-sac,'" he explained.
What I have to argue for is the study of the dead languages of extinct and barbarous tribes.
The minister is not ashamed to teach Greek, or Latin,—dead languages.
We don't waste time on dead languages at the Point, as you college men do.
In a word, the dead languages are studied too much; the living, too little.