Example sentences for: acropolis

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

  • First came Poseidon, who struck the rock of the Acropolis with his mighty trident and brought salt water gushing forth.

  • Ancient Greeks believed that the Acropolis was guarded by a giant snake that lived under this temple.

  • A number of other archaeological remains can be found on the flanks of the Acropolis and on nearby hills.

  • On the southeastern flank of the Acropolis are the vast remains of the Theatre of Dionysus, hacked out of the earth in the fifth century b.c. and upgraded in the third century b.c.

  • It is impossible to overestimate the importance of the Acropolis to the ancient Greeks.

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