Example sentences for: dates

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

  • This institution dates from 1359, when it was made the executive branch reporting to the parliament, the Corts of Catalanes.

  • In its jolly, well-restored state, only one of the market stalls dates as far back as 1867, but the market retains much of its 19th-century atmosphere.

  • ' The modern sense of ill-humored or rudely morose dates from about the mid-17th century, but the “u” spelling had taken over about a hundred years earlier, perhaps, one fancies, as an act of revenge by the churls.

  • Initially the Fringe consisted of several small theater companies that were not included in the official festival program but nevertheless decided to hold performances on the same dates.

  • The Drum Tower (Gulou), a similar building across a new public square and shopping mall, dates from 1370 and is also open to tourists.

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