How to use propter hoc in a sentence
So if the eclipse passes, post hoc ergo propter hoc works just fine, thanks.
We say now post hoc, ergo propter hoc; now propter hoc, ergo post hoc; shall we escape from this vicious circle?
The assumption was an illustration of the well-known fallacy: 'Post hoc, ergo propter hoc.'Assyria, Its Princes, Priests and People | A. H. (Archibald Henry) Sayce
Post hoc, propter hoc and this silly old man has been held up to all ensuing ages as an absurdly simple old fellow.England of My Heart--Spring | Edward Hutton
The distinction of post hoc and propter hoc, often lost sight of in modern as well as in ancient times.Eryxias | An Imitator of Plato
Post hoc ergo propter hoc may be taken as a generic name for imperfect proof of causation from observed facts of succession.Logic, Inductive and Deductive | William Minto