Example sentences for: indo-

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

  • ' The English, however, seeing a large bearlike animal in Indo-China, adopted the Nepalese name panda ; and a strange water mammal was given its Javanese name dugong .

  • ) Similarly, lip salve is insincere flattery, though it may be enjoyed by the recipient nonetheless as a form of ear candy . Lip , with its satisfying mouthfeel (to use the jargon of the food-service industry) and its still-obvious link to an elemental root (the Indo-European leb , with the connotation ""), has formed numerous slang combinations whose meanings touch all the compass points of verbal intention.

  • If ancient writings give only a romanticized view, they do offer a more precise picture of Indo-Aryan society.

  • There is, for example, no uncertainly about the derivations of matrimony and mother , both from the Indo-European * matter meaning `mother,' the former through Latin and Norman French and the latter through a Germanic root.

  • Some of the varieties are unfamiliar, like Babu English, a mode of address and reference in several Indo-Aryan languages, including Hindi, for officials working forrajahs, landlords, etc.


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