Example sentences for: alan

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

  • Reading the Alan Brinkley-Sarah Lyall "Breakfast Table" on the subject of British press provincialism, I was horrified to see your American correspondents describe a Blue Peter presenter (recently fired for snorting coke) as a "minor celebrity."

  • (Under pressure from free-lunch Republicans, he declined to reappoint Volcker again in 1987, but chose Alan Greenspan, who's been just as good, though under less challenging circumstances.)

  • … It is a criminal indictment, and it rightly reads like one" (Alan Ryan, the New York Times Book Review ). No one questions that communism was immensely destructive (the book estimates that between 85 million and 100 million people were killed by Communist regimes).

  • Alan Shepard beat Glenn to space.

  • That's exactly what's so damning about the hoax perpetrated in 1996 by Alan Sokal.

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