Example sentences for: amtrak

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

  • In the United States, at least, transport by car and train is mostly slower than it was then (trains are one area in which the French have beaten us hands down--if we had their high-speed TGV train, you could come down from Boston to see your grandchildren in Washington with a two-hour train ride, instead of the seven-plus Amtrak currently takes).

  • Matthew Singer's Amtrak Slogan Ongoing Extra

  • However, the impact was minimal because of its remoteness: An Amtrak train was knocked off its rails, and about 250,000 homes lost power, though almost all was restored by the afternoon, the LAT reports.

  • The sound belongs at a railroad crossing in Kankakee, near the fatal Amtrak crash in Bourbonnais, Ill., said a local resident.

  • The NYT describes the quake's "shake-and-roll" and quotes an Amtrak passenger who sensed "rocking and rolling."

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