retain in a sentence

The greenhouse effect causes our atmosphere to retain more of the heat from the sun than normal. It was hard for Harry to retain his objectivity in reporting on the election because he admitted to personally detesting one of the Read More …

disease in a sentence

Predators have a beneficial effect on the health of their prey, in that they often eat the old or diseased animals, thereby keeping the species strong. The disease had progressed to the point where it was no longer treatable, and Read More …

exaggerate in a sentence

An Armenian proverb states that the woman who loves her husband corrects his faults, the man that loves his wife exaggerates them. The government purposely exaggerated its proposed expenditures so that it could later announce a higher than expected surplus. Read More …

conservative sentence

The conservative member of Parliament is urging the government to establish a quota on the number of refugees this country will accept each year. The conservative party is expected to form a coalition with a number of smaller parties in Read More …

governor in a sentence

The governor of California has suggested he would like to tie teacher pay to merit rather than seniority. The governor‘s image as a man of honesty and integrity has been seriously damaged by this latest scandal. This governor is an Read More …

breakdown in a sentence

He suffered a nervous breakdown. I think you’re partly to blame for the negotiation breakdown. A breakdown in the negotiations will mean war. Bertrand Russell once said that one of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief Read More …

collaboration in a sentence

The task of a family therapist is to help everyone improve their interpersonal communication and collaboration with other family members. collapse The song “Hey Bulldog” on the Beatles’ album Yellow Submarine was the last song John Lennon and Paul McCartney Read More …

pious in a sentence

pious meaning: a.) Of or pertaining to piety; exhibiting piety; reverential; dutiful; religious; devout; godly. pious sentence: His father is a pious confessor. Alexander is a pious follower of the faith. Ella was a pious, earnest woman. He was brought up by pious female relatives. She Read More …

orange in a sentence

orange meaning: n.) The fruit of a tree of the genus Citrus C. Aurantium). It is usually round, and consists of pulpy carpels, commonly ten in number, inclosed in a leathery rind, which is easily separable, and is reddish yellow Read More …

apple in a sentence

apple meaning: n.) The fleshy pome or fruit of a rosaceous tree Pyrus malus) cultivated in numberless varieties in the temperate zones. apple sentence: She picked me an apple. He ate all of the apple. She cut the apple in Read More …