Example sentences for: des

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

  • We watch out for the S.Q. Sureté du Québec (police) on the autoroute interstate; if you are going to the dépanneur handy store (a mom-and-pop store), stop at the S.A.Q. Société des Alcools du Québec (liquor store).

  • Jews have lived around the rue des Rosiers for centuries, and the rue Ferdinand Duval was known until 1900 as the rue des Juifs.

  • The Independent on Sunday puzzlingly described Des Moines as "a cross between 1930s Berlin and Calcutta," and speaking of the poll's disproportionate influence on the U.S. electoral process said, "It is as if the population of a Lincolnshire village were pivotal in deciding the British government."

  • . But there's no point in looking for Hugo in any of that--even if it's worth noting that Disney's single inspiration of any worth in Hunchback , the talking stone statues, was originally conceived by Hugo himself, in his epic poem La Légende des Siècles .

  • The gardens’ 28 hectares (11 acres) extend across the site of the royal Palais des Tuileries, burnt down during the 1871 Commune (see page 21).

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