Example sentences for: american-style

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

  • Among the most popular Western-style café bars in Beijing are Frank’s Place (east of Worker’s Stadium), an American-style bar founded by an American in 1990; John Bull Pub (44 Guanghua Lu), a very English-style pub with darts and a British menu; and Henry J. Bean’s (1 Jianguomenwai Dajie), a bar and grill with rock bands and dancing.

  • Before your tour you get into your uniform, including your bonnet (helmet--but never the flat cap used on motorized patrol), your stick (truncheon, including the new American-style nightsticks), and your uniform jacket (not strictly a jargon term, but another case of police-public divide, in that the public nearly always call it a tunic , which is never used by the police themselves).

  • Still, if the French persist in wanting to make this kind of American-style blockbuster, they should study his performance, which is neither serious nor facetious but something--intangibly American--in between.

  • It would be folly for a visitor to expect American-style efficiency or speedy service; it would be wisest to slip into the casual drift of things West Indian.

  • Is he "a fresh wind from New York," as one paper put it, or a would-be "Culture Pope," which is to say, an American-style media hound whose appointment should make German voters think twice about electing his boss?


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