Example sentences for: alps

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

  • The country offers plenty of outdoor enjoyment, too: swimming and other water sports, or just sunbathing, on Alpine lakes, on the beaches of Normandy and Brittany, or at the famous resorts of the Côte d’Azur; first-class skiing in the Alps and Pyrénées; canoeing down spectacular gorges; and marvelous hiking around the country’s national parks and nature reserves.

  • From the Alps down to the southern tip of Sicily, Italy provides the most tangible proof that the world is indeed a wonderous stage.

  • The same point was emphasized in an interview with La Repubblica of Rome by Italian Justice Minister Olviero Diliberto, who said that he would nevertheless go to the United States "as soon as possible" to discuss with Janet Reno how to bring to justice those responsible for the deaths of 20 skiers in the Italian Alps last year when a plane flown by U.S.

  • Like the building of the Alps and the Himalayas, it is a process that is so slow that we cannot perceive it happening.

  • In the north, the snowcapped Alps and jagged pink pinnacles of the Dolomites; the gleaming Alpine-backed lakes of Como, Garda, and Maggiore; the fertile and industrial plain of the Po, stretching from Turin and Milan across to ancient Verona; the Palladian-villa studded hills of Vicenza; and the romantic canals of Venice.

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