Example sentences for: alive

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

  • Arranged marriage is alive and well in the Indian communities of Queens, says a profile of an imaginative young woman reluctantly steeling herself to accept her appointed betrothed.

  • Foreigners remain baffled by the Clinton scandal, however: One attendee joked, "The French ask why he hasn't had more women; the Africans ask why he didn't make her pregnant; and the Russians wonder why the girl is still alive."

  • The Post and NYT put the death toll at over 200 (many of whom were burned alive or dismembered) but the LAT , with a later deadline, says the number approaches 400.

  • The CIA officer reported that the tribals said they "fully understand the contents, implications and the spirit of the message" and that that their response was,"We will try our best to capture Bin Ladin alive and will have no intention of killing or harming him on purpose."

  • Among its fantastic detail of the new testament scenes, notice the damned being eaten alive in the Last Judgment.

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