Example sentences for: affiliates

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

  • The current New York Observer has a long piece about Rupert's roping ABC and CBS News into a footage-sharing cartel, with the main purpose being to get CNN's footage (and logo) off all three networks' affiliates.

  • Back in 1994, the ALA and some of its state affiliates started bashing the cement-kiln industry, which was trying to get permits to burn toxic waste.

  • After acquiring as many cable companies as it could, AT&T and its affiliates are now converting the cable system so that it can carry the Internet.

  • (Caution: Some NBC affiliates are screwing around with this week's Thursday programming, replacing the regular line-up with episodes of The Pretender and the failed Wind on Water . Viewer discretion advised.)

  • Multiply that by the other major networks plus CNN and C-SPAN, add the local affiliates and independents, and you begin to get the idea.


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