Example sentences for: ae

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

  • One would expect against in AE also for this sense, and the of can be attributed to journalese or some other aberrant style.

  • AE has both

  • Pursuant to section 801(a)(2)(A) of title 5, United States Code, this is our report on a major rule promulgated by Environmental Protection Agency, entitled "Final Regulations for Revisions to the Federal Test Procedure for Emissions from Motor Vehicles" (RIN: 2060-AE27).

  • For instance, adrenalin is also the common term in AE (not epinephrine ), though the latter is known; BE bath can be tub in AE but is usually bathtub ; an AE cookie is a BE sweet biscuit , but biscuit is a common alternative term in AE for a dry cracker (Remember Uneeda Biscuits ? They are crackers.); Americans bring up their children, as the British do, but they also raise or rear them; AE has both curtains and drapes , but they are different things: BE uses curtains for what AE speakers call drapes ; AE has both deck chair and beach chair , not, as implied, the latter instead of the former; likewise, AE has dressing gown as well as robe and bathrobe , but a dressing gown is more likely to be somewhat fancier; Americans know many games of solitaire , of which patience is just one; both crayfish and crawfish are used in AE, and it is about time that the old (British) fiction that Americans say railroad for what the British call a railway was put to rest: for at least two generations, one of the biggest companies in the US was called Railway Express .

  • The problem with the way these distinction have been presented is that the BE speaker might be unlikely to use the forms listed under AMERICAN, but what is implied, incorrectly, is that the AE speaker does not use those listed under BRITISH, which is incorrect.


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