Usage examples for exception

  1. But your brother's work," he added, kindly, " may be the exception – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. French was the language spoken, the only exception being made by Lord Beaconsfield, who always spoke in English, although it was most evident, W. said, that he understood French perfectly well. – My First Years As A Frenchwoman, 1876-1879 by Mary King Waddington
  3. It is believed that, with the exception of the Son, there is but one person mentioned in this book who is still alive. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse