Example sentences for: acre

How can you use “acre” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • By way of a multi-lingual introductory video show, a surprisingly informative and entertaining brochure, and exhibits in its 12,000-sq-m (nearly 3-acre) park which boasts, besides numerous bananas, a superb collection of exotic trees, shrubs, flowers, and cacti from all over the world (open daily 9am–6pm; admission 1,000 ptas, r6.01).

  • The piece focuses on a Nashville, Tennessee nonprofit hospital that has a lavish plastic surgery center catering to country and western stars and will soon own a $15 million, 18-acre office and training-field complex that it will rent to the new NFL franchise coming to town.

  • Next door the burial ground is called God’s Acre; it is the resting-place of early Harvard presidents and Revolutionary soldiers.

  • The 21-acre grounds include a croquet court, lawn bowling, horseback-riding stables, formal gardens, and a world-class golf course.

  • I like that ancient Saxon phrase, which calls The burial-ground God's-Acre!

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