Example sentences for: investigates

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

  • A story praises the Trinity Foundation, a Christian community in Texas that investigates fraud by televangelists and publishes a Christian satire magazine called the Door . The annual guide to personal finance advises investors to stop worrying about inflation: It's gone.

  • Claiborne investigates and reports on expressions like sow one's wild oats , about which he tells us little or nothing: the modern Latinate designation Avena fatua came too many centuries after the original expression to have any relevance to it, so why bring up the information that fatua is Latin for `foolish': it was also Latin for `wild,' which might be more to the point.

  • Also, a piece investigates how Asian logging companies are despoiling rainforests in Central and South America.

  • The WSJ investigates the ban on cell-phone use during commercial flights and finds that it is not supported by any empirical evidence.

  • There has been little work in urban Africa that investigates the relationship between wealth and mosquito-avoidance behaviours as practised within households.


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