Example sentences for: oriental

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

  • Luxurious and colorful, oriental rugs of wool or silk are a tempting buy.

  • In neighbouring Jaffa there are more nightspots offering touristy Oriental folklore entertainment.

  • The category winner, Lean Cuisine's Oriental Beef With Vegetables and Long Grain Rice, had combination of great taste and solid nutrition.

  • Henn's Chin ) and the Yueh . As explained by Professor Paul W. Kroll, Chairman of the Department of Oriental Languages and Literature, University of Colorado (Boulder), this new people called themselves by a name that was very similar to the Chinese word for `extreme.

  • Busy Oriental bazaars co-­exist with European shops; kebab-shops and coffee-houses sit alongside international restaurants; modern office buildings and hotels alternate with Ottoman min­arets along the city’s skyline; traditional music and Western pop, belly-dancing and ballet, Turkish wrestling and football all compete for the attention of the Istanbullu audience.

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