Example sentences for: illustrate

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

  • Writers about the language routinely describe and illustrate its ancient talent for picking up bits and bobs from all kinds of sources, from Arabic to Zulu.

  • Also, epidemiological studies suggest that the Mediterranean diet is associated with lower coronary heart disease risk, especially through the reduction of blood pressures, body mass index, and levels of several thrombogenic factors [ 12 13 18 19 ] . Recently, the findings from the Lyon Diet Heart study illustrate the potential importance of the Mediterranean dietary pattern, especially when compared to other recommended diets, like Step-I diet [ 19 ] . Also, results from a Spanish Study suggest that the monounsaturated fatty acids diets are associated with a significant reduction and a better control of both systolic and diastolic blood pressure [ 20 ] . However it still remains a matter of debate if the protective influence is primarily caused by single nutrients, e.g. dietary fatty acids, potassium or dietary fibre or if it can be attributed to the Mediterranean diet as a whole [ 12 ] .

  • To illustrate the expletive use of the word damn , for instance, H.C. Wyld's Universal Dictionary of the English Language [George Routledge and Sons, 1932] prints the phrase damn this dictionary .

  • Such, at any rate, is slang specialist Dalzell's surmise, and the comments by Soukhanov (about the interjectional groovy ) and Morse (about groovy in printed citations) illustrate the point.

  • To illustrate the sense and syntax of partial `having a particular liking for a different Universal Dictionary [Reader's Digest 1987] offers the example very partial to fat Turkish cigarettes and strawberries .


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