Example sentences for: able

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

  • This aspect of language should not be construed solely as a demonstration of knowledge (as in knowing how many symphonies Beethoven wrote, whether Caruso was a tenor or a bass, or being able to hum melodies from Puccini's operas), though that is certainly a reflex of a cultured individual.

  • Medical science cannot now, and perhaps never will be able to, answer that question.

  • Depending on their circumstances, people may also be able to choose from nondeductible traditional IRAs, new Roth IRAs, SEP IRAs for the selfemployed, SIMPLE IRAs sponsored by small employers, and the popular 401(k) employersponsored saving plans.

  • 26 Moreover, all households may not be able to simultaneously tap their apparent wealth to finance consumption because large-scale asset sales could tend to depress market values.

  • During the spring and summer of 1999, KSM realized that Khallad and Abu Bara, both of whom were Yemenis, would not be able to obtain U.S. visas as easily as Saudi operatives like Mihdhar and Hazmi.

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