The Gerund and the Gerundive are used, in the oblique cases, in many of the constructions of nouns.
Yet it is possible to approach this problem in an oblique manner.
Before history could even repeat itself in some oblique manner, McLeish seems set to seek outside assistance.
It only becomes recognisable when viewed from a very oblique angle, by standing practically alongside the left-hand edge of the painting.
Angles are either right, acute, or oblique .
An early example of this may be found in Bentham's writings, and his distinction between direct and oblique intention is one way of expressing the point.
Take care where you place your camera: if you are taking pictures early in the morning try placing it at oblique angles to the sun - this will give your images strong shadows.
The church contended that since the association's petition had an oblique motive to ‘prevent a religious minority institution from pursuing its religious activities’.
But this Mr McGlyn's story actually has some oblique relevance to these remarks, because I do want to open with a ‘what if’ scenario.
They were protest films, with calls direct rather than oblique .