Example sentences for: pearls

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

  • ) Some other suggested sources of biblical quotations: Oliver Twist for "A man after his own heart" (Samuel 13:14); Dorothy Parker for "Don't cast your pearls before swine" (Matthew 7:6); Catullus or Pink Floyd for "The writing on the wall" (Daniel 5:5); Marine Corps recruiting advertisement for "Many are called, but few are chosen" (Matthew 22:14).

  • The third floor of the Hongqiao Market (see page 81) has become the capital’s leading outlet for freshwater and saltwater pearls, usually sold in tassels.

  • Silver rings, bracelets, and necklaces in modern designs make good buys, as do the artificial Majorica pearls of Spain.

  • As for insight into any character other than Simon's, here are a few of Self's pearls, which he delivers with the I-don't-really-mean-it, yes-I-do exhibitionism of a Howard Stern.

  • Listen, anything out of Perot's mouth would sound like pearls of wisdom after Alan Keyes' attack on John McCain this afternoon for being soft on Nine Inch Nails.

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