Example sentences for: desk

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

  • Some of the smaller dictionaries, from the MW-III and the Random House Unabridged on down through the college and desk sizes, contain etymologies reflecting up-to-date scholarship but these works may not be particularly user-friendly: after all, surveys have shown that etymological information is that least frequently sought by dictionary users, so it ill behooves publishers to devote a great deal of expensive space to it.

  • The helpful tourist information desk in the JR station can direct you to the most popular or unusual spots, especially those with outdoor baths (rotenburo).

  • While waiting for my wife in the reception room, I saw a dapper little old fellow approach the information desk and attempt in Russian to get directions from the uncomprehending woman in attendance there behind a sign in several languages, including Tagalog—but not Yiddish.

  • If you cannot afford Christie's Auction price ¥1,761,500 To buy The Anglesey Desk British Antique Replicas will make you an exact copy almost indistinguishable from the original at less than a fraction of Christie's price.

  • Several hours later, this same desk officer drafted a cable distributed solely within CIA alleging that the visa documents had been shared with the FBI.

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