Example sentences for: peninsular

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

  • By the early 18th century Canarians had become fully Spanish in both outlook and loyalties, and many volunteers joined the Peninsular War (Spaniards call it the War of Independence) which ended in 1814 with the restoration of Ferdinand VII to the Spanish throne.

  • What the world knows as the Peninsular War (1808–1814) is referred to in Spain as the War of Independence, and the country’s first, though short-lived, constitution was drafted during this period.

  • Peninsular Malaysia and northwest Borneo remained under the British, but their influence was limited.

  • What British historians call the Peninsular War (1808–1814) is known in Spain as the War of Independence.

  • An hour-and-a-half drive (110 km/68 miles) from Camagüey on the north coast, remote Playa Santa Lucía beckons sun worshippers with resort hotels strung along a particularly fine peninsular strip of sand.

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