Example sentences for: american

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

  • A month ago, Levi's announced that it would be closing 11 of its plants and laying off one-third of its North American work force, an astounding step for a company renowned for what its CEO called "long-term brand building, corporate social responsibility, and community involvement."

  • D. Miller, Jr., of Legal Services of New Jersey; Jonathan Ross ofthe American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants; Faith Rivers of the South Carolina Bar Association; and Jeanne Charn, director of Clinical Legal Education at Harvard Law School.

  • Although the Internet is international, its jargon is a subspecies of American English.

  • Reading the Alan Brinkley-Sarah Lyall "Breakfast Table" on the subject of British press provincialism, I was horrified to see your American correspondents describe a Blue Peter presenter (recently fired for snorting coke) as a "minor celebrity."

  • 4) The American standard is unavailable for legitimate reasons (I've already mentioned all the obstacles).

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