PREDILECTION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of predilection
Definition:
n. condition of favoring or liking; tendency towards; preference
Example:
Although I have written all sorts of poetry over the years, I have a definite predilection for occasional verse.
Sentence in Classic:
Natural philosophy is the genius that has regulated my fate; I desire, therefore, in this narration, to state those facts which led to my predilection for that science.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
It must be owned, that if an interest displayed in his success could have bribed the Disinherited Knight, the part of the lists before which he paused had merited his predilection.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
But man has such a predilection for systems and abstract deductions that he is ready to distort the truth intentionally, he is ready to deny the evidence of his senses only to justify his logic.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context