Example sentences for: deserts

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

  • Its northern deserts were a battleground in the Egypt-Israeli conflicts of the 1950s and 1960s, and it was occupied by Israel for many months before it passed permanently back into Egypt’s hands with the treaty of 1979.

  • I have lately been reading accounts of the exploration of the western and northwestern deserts of Australia in the 1870s and I have become very aware of the effect absent necessities might have on the frequency of particular items in discourse.

  • Connecticut Democrats who voted for Joe Lieberman over the liberal Republican Lowell Weicker have every right to feel betrayed when Lieberman deserts a Democratic president in a partisan fight.

  • "Look, where once dead deserts lay, now flowering cities arise!

  • It is the story of Inman, a Confederate soldier who is wounded in 1864 and briefly hospitalized, and who then deserts to find his way home.


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