Example sentences for: discourse

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

  • The fact that Said's article provoked "discourse" is not simply a factor of his having recently assumed the presidency of the Modern Language Association.

  • Of course, the mainstream media don't do very much to raise the level of public discourse.

  • West cultivates a distinctively black mode of academic discourse, improvisational in tone and containing a stronger element of showmanship and braggadocio than most of his white colleagues are comfortable with.

  • The abuse potential is a worthy subject for public discourse but does nothing for the individual sufferer who would benefit from taking the drugs.

  • Gore shows a similar gift for information-free discourse in his comment on the FALN clemency controversy, quoted in the WP : "The proper course of action is to wait to review the analysis now underway that will be presented to the White House later this week and I'll defer judgment until that time."

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