Example sentences for: immigrant

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

  • , as amended by the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (Pub.

  • Such a multilingual environment--and the picture is made still more complex by other immigrant languages like Malay (no longer spoken), Indian languages (e.g., Hindi and Tamil), as well as indigenous languages of the Khoi and San families now extinct in South Africa--makes the lexicographer's task at once difficult and stimulating.

  • The rhyme might not have been a very good one, but the chant went up nonetheless--Immigrant, Jimmy-grant, Pommy-grant--originally expressing a prejudice against assisted immigration of any sort, but later, simply because of the numbers involved, becoming focused on the British, and later still on the English.

  • Many readers will recall with pleasure Leo Rosten's THE EDUCATION OF H*Y*M*A*N K*A*P*L*A*N , which appeared in the late 1930s and early 40s and which dealt with the amusing difficulties of a Jewish immigrant from the Russian Pale of Settlement in coping with what we now call “English as a second language.”

  • Said Bahaji, son of a Moroccan immigrant, was the only German citizen in the group.

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