Example sentences for: across

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

  • "Corpus Christi has all the power of a slap across the face with a limp lettuce leaf" (Jennifer Harper, the Washington Times ). Contrary to expectations, the play is neither lascivious nor particularly blasphemous.

  • Walk through the Cooperage to reach the Victualing Yard, where you will find the Tourist Information Bureau, then across the park and around the dry dock area, which is still used to repair the boats and buoys so vital to ship safety.

  • In the past (and even the recent past), we've seen announcements like the one that Big Blue made have a ripple effect on tech stocks across the board, as momentum and program traders bailed out of anything that might suffer from association with a big name's blowup.

  • The CFAS is important because it provides the first multi-site comparison of incidence rates in ethnically homogeneous populations within a country, and within Europe, using identical methodology across sites.

  • They are very direct in their dealings with each other, as you might discover if you come across a friendly conversation among a group of friends.


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