Example sentences for: according

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

  • According to the paper, bones of contention include: additional funding for the IMF, whether or not to authorize population sampling for the 2000 Census, and emergency farm aid.

  • Why do we decide custody cases according to the best interests of the child, as opposed to the parents' interests?

  • The Washington Post reports that according to intelligence sources, the first wave of the strike caught Iraqi forces off-guard, before they could get very far into their usual defensive practice of dispersing their equipment.

  • A better way to achieve equality would be a redistribution of physical fitness in which everybody engages in sensible, moderate exercise, and nobody engages in BASE (an acronym for "building, antenna, span, earth"), which, according to Time, involves hurtling off a cliff or a bridge on a bicycle with a parachute on your back.

  • According to "," the official paper China Daily accused the sect of spreading superstition, hoodwinking people, provoking unrest, and jeopardizing stability.

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