Example sentences for: alternates

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

  • Beyond Aoshima the picturesque, winding Nichinan coast alternates rugged cliffs with some fine sandy bathing beaches.

  • The novel alternates Inman's story and Ada's story.

  • Several team members dropped out and had to be replaced by alternates.

  • The Fifth Element alternates between high solemnity and low buffoonery, without for a second finding the ideal middle ground.

  • During this attack phase, the ad alternates film of House Speaker Newt Gingrich with vaguely relevant footage (What's inside the rug--an American job or an illegal alien?)

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