Example sentences for: amsterdam

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

  • Amsterdam was settled by the Dutch, Geneva by the Swiss, etc., till one passes by a town apparently settled by the British—Sodus.

  • The streets of Amsterdam have many independent florists with imaginative ideas in fresh and dried flowers.

  • I further realized that this had been the case for years in Paris and New York and that I hadn't seen a real blonde--the kind with pale lashes to match--since the last time I was in Amsterdam.

  • Seventy paintings have been culled from the roughly 200 in the Amsterdam treasure trove--the van Gogh family collection, passed on from Vincent to Theo and eventually housed in an extraordinarily popular museum in 1973.

  • The Waaggebouw contains the Hollandse Kaasmuseum or Holland Cheese museum, which is open throughout the summer, and, nearby, the Grote Kerk or Large Church contains the tomb of Floris V, who granted Amsterdam its rights to carry goods toll free in the 13th century.

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