Example sentences for: alternation

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

  • Thus, he tells us, names can exhibit phonetic alternation.

  • When Y2K is analyzed as poetry, one sees a satisfying alternation of long and short syllables: a diphthong (Y), followed by a monothong (2), and a final, concluding diphthong (K).

  • The alternation of sea water and air through the millennia created limestone formations called karst, which eroded into pinnacles, mounds, and peaks that captivate the imagination.

  • Is the eventual result a stable cartel, a perpetual price war, or an irregular alternation between the two?

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