Example sentences for: ambiguities

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

  • There are occasional anecdotes created around the inevitable ambiguities that arise: one day an old country man heard one young fellow mention disco ; the old man thought that the young man was to kick his dog to death, since disco sounds like di si kou , which sounds like ti si gou; ti kick + si death + gou dog.

  • Moreover, the little word "until" contains a number of ambiguities.

  • Titled "American Ambiguities," it pointed out that U.S. demands that Iran respect Afghanistan's frontiers come from a country that violated them just last month with its airstrikes.

  • Prices is an unusual noun to find in attrubutive position before a word like fear (in contrast to noun/ verb ambiguities like drop, rise, increase, decline, etc.).

  • Wilson was sensitive to the growing edges of language, and he rejoiced in the ambiguities of it because they are signs of life and development.


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