Example sentences for: africa

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

  • Highlighting South African President Nelson Mandela's public criticisms of the United States, which it said were a break with "the treatment usually reserved for the president of the world's greatest power," the newspaper said in its editorial that Mandela had confirmed that Africa's new leaders were not totally manipulable and controllable people.

  • This excavation at Zhoukoudian, estimated to be 500,000–690,000 years old, constituted one of the major chapters in modern paleontology, since it was the first evidence that early man (Homo erectus) might have evolved in Asia as well as Africa.

  • In another front-page story, the Times of London described Germany as being "on Ebola fever alert" after a man returned there from a trip to Africa bleeding through his eyes and ears.

  • In sub-Saharan Africa, home to two-thirds of all people living with HIV/AIDS, and three out of four people dying from AIDS [4], only one in 50 persons with advanced disease had access to life-saving medicines at the beginning of 2004 [5].

  • Once there, you should be able to count off all the other Canary Islands and, on a good day, see North Africa.

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