Example sentences for: afforded

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

  • EPA afforded interested persons several opportunities to comment.

  • Notwithstanding, even the brief glimpses afforded by such investigations can provide some insight into civilizations that existed hundreds or, in some cases, thousands of years earlier.

  • Given that your efforts involved a lot of time (and perhaps paying for the party) and afforded the couple a wonderful celebratory evening, along with $900 to apply to their honeymoon expenses, Prudie feels you have given them a grand wedding gift.

  • The different treatment afforded those gentlemen indicates that, though both are African-American, they are substantively different men--physically, politically, and oratorically.

  • As we discussed in the last chapter, large retailers were able to implement this strategy in the late nineteenth century because the falling distribution costs afforded by a national railway system, as well as new information links arising from the telegraph and later the telephone, provided economies of scale and scope.


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