Example sentences for: across

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

  • Mijas has Spain’s only square bullring, and across from it, beautifully tended gardens slope down to a cliff-top mirador, with fine views all along the coast.

  • [but] there's some passion in the action, a lilt to the chases, a fluid lyricism in the way the beasts move across hapless humans who cross their paths" (Joe Morgenstern, the Wall Street Journal ). (See David Edelstein's review in Slate and The Lost World site.)

  • Clones that tested positive in the two-hybrid assays were sequenced across the GAL4AD-prey junction into the coding regions of the prey inserts.

  • The Spaniards named the place Manzanillo, and established it as a shipyard and launching point for expeditions across the Pacific.

  • In a Chinese restaurant in Tehran (in 1977) a waitress told me that her name meant the sound of small bells heard tinkling across the valley.


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