Example sentences for: people--

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

  • And--but you need to know--and when you go back home, people--I can imagine the American people must be totally bumfuzzled ; keep announcing surpluses and we keep having budget fights.

  • Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali, condemning the United States and saying he was "astonished" that nobody considered the sufferings of the Iraqi people--"[a]nd the UN, remember, was an institution created to protect the people."

  • Anything you want to know about the sectarian ideological warfare of these quarrelsome people--Socialists, Stalinists, Trotskyites, Schactmanites, Lovestonites--you can find in masochistic detail.

  • Whenever I put in a good word for the global economy--pointing out that international trade is not the source of all misfortunes, or that low-wage exporting benefits many poor people--I can count on receiving a pile of hate mail.

  • He's really running on the idea of helping poor people--"strengthening the weak" and "challenging the strong" and spreading the new stock-market prosperity to the least among us.


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