Example sentences for: american-

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

  • (He had, after all, called his third memoir New York Jew .) When I suggested that what he was really doing was Judaizing Eliot, making him serve as an epigraph to Kazin's American-Jewish life-hungry odyssey, he laughed approvingly.

  • It appears that just when we were finally settling down to remember that certain people want to be called black (rather than colored or Negro ), they change their minds and now want to be called “African Americans,” while those who are not yellow or red or some other color are to be termed “non-African-American” or “non-American-Indian.”

  • The NYT runs a separate front-page piece about the Iraq situation that notes the increasing tempo of American-British strike planning.

  • In 1940, Mackenzie King and Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a joint American-Canadian defense pact, and a year later integrated their countries’ economies for the duration of the war.

  • A front-page WP article argues that the upcoming American-Russian summit will feature two leaders with little power and little to offer each other.


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