Example sentences for: anglo

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

  • The church also perpetuated the separateness of the Mexican Americans and their Anglo neighbors” (Beeson, Adams, and King, xx).

  • It also shows how profoundly linked black and white cultures were; African and Anglo traditions twined around and through each other like closely planted trees.

  • Almost all publications on Chicanos and Mexicanos up to that date had been written by Anglo American sociologists or anthropologists, and the few published Hispano scholars, such as Aurelio Espinosa and Arthur Campa, were only known within a narrow circle of folklore specialists.

  • Many Spaniards left the region, and the great migration of thousands of Anglo American gold seekers took place, so the Spanish culture and language could not survive in California as it did in Texas and New Mexico.

  • The folkloric use of bolillo occurs when it is derogatorily applied to Anglo Americans, supposedly because they are as white as bread, and because the Americans invaded and annexed Mexican territory, the Southwest.


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