Example sentences for: alternating

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

  • But after two years of alternating between the throne and his sickbed, he died, heirless.

  • In general, SLATE's Back of the Book will contain a weekly book review, alternating television and movie reviews, and a rotating menu of columns on music (classical and popular), sports, web sites, and other topics.

  • An alternating current stimulus of 50 Hz and 150 mA through ear-clip electrodes was delivered for 0.2 sec to the experimental animals.

  • Behind the alternating rocky and sandy coastline, from the marble quarries of Carrara, the mountain chain of the Apennines reaches south into Tuscany — where lie the ageless beauties of Pisa, Lucca, Florence, and Siena, not to mention the smaller, and arguably more magical, hillside towns of Montepulciano, Volterra, and San Gimignano.

  • One night, I tuned in and heard an extraordinarily cacophonous piece that sounded like souls groaning in hell alternating with dissonant organ music; as I could not believe what I was hearing, I continued to listen; I was tortured for about half an hour but persisted, as I wanted to hear the title in order to make certain that I would switch off if anyone ever threatened to play it again.

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