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                <h1>CSS Sprites Example</h1>

<h2>Sprite image:</h2>
<p><img src="" alt="sprite image"></p>

<h2>List with sprite icons</h2>
		<li class="icon square">Lorem ipsum dolor</li>
		<li class="icon triangle">Consectetur adipisicing elit</li>
		<li class="icon star">Ipsa, nemo, maxime</li>
		<li class="icon circle">Officia sunt voluptatem</li>
		<li class="icon pentagon">Consequatur odit eveniet</li>
		<li class="icon diamond">Tempore possimus sit eos</li>


                body {
		background-color: #fff;
		font-size: 16px;
h2 {
	font-size: 2em

img {
		border: 1px solid #ccc;

ul {
		list-style-type: none;
		margin-left: 2em;

li {
		position: relative;
		font-size: 2em;
		margin-top: 1em;

.icon::before {
		content: '';
		position: absolute;
		left: -50px;
		width: 40px;
		height: 40px;
		display: block;
		background-image: url(;
		background-repeat: no-repeat;
		margin: 0 2em 2em 0;

.square::before {
		background-position: 0 0;

.triangle::before {
		background-position: -92px 0;

.star::before {
		background-position: -184px 0;

.circle::before {
		background-position: 0 -86px;

.pentagon::before {
		background-position: -93px -86px;

.diamond::before {
		background-position: -184px -86px;