Example sentences for: decades

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

  • were i is the incidence rate per year and t is the number of years between prevalence data points (10 for full decades).

  • Even though foreign invaders stormed Portugal around 2000 b.c. , Madeira was discovered only a few decades before Columbus made his way to America.

  • Although product variety in apparel has historically been associated with the fashion end of the industry, the number of products available to U.S. consumers in almost every apparel category has grown significantly over the past two decades.

  • Caustic rumors about Kubrick are at the heart of his legacy--especially his modern legacy, since his films of the last two decades have come so many years apart and have been so not-worth-the-wait.

  • In some cases, Skeat's irritation stemmed from a reader's failure either to read correspondence that had been published decades earlier or to be intimately familiar with every last syllable of Skeat's seven-volume work on Chaucer.


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