Example sentences for: illustrative

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

  • To return to Johnson and Webster, we may cite pension, Tory , and Whig as illustrative samples of a good many politically charged entries.

  • The third consists of illustrative quotations (where available) from other texts, mostly from Simes's own files.

  • Pitfalls May be difficult to hold reader's interest while presenting in-depth information on each illustration; may not adequately represent situations where considerable diversity exists (in such situations, it may be impossible to represent variety well enough to use illustrative case studies); and may not have time on-site for in- depth examination

  • As a practicing lexicographer (I have complied two Arabic bilingual dictionaries with illustrative sentences), but more important, as one who continually has trouble retrieving certain English words from my mental lexicon, I consider this book a real gold mine.

  • The date is often earlier than that of the citations given since these were selected from the Barnhart files as most illustrative of meaning and usage.


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