Example sentences for: isle

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

  • By contrast, the Isle of Youth sees virtually no tourists except those at the rather isolated Hotel El Colony (on the small island’s southwestern tip), who come exclusively for the superb diving at a nearby beach.

  • The Isle of Man had 5,000 Gaelic speakers, but, alas, they have almost disappeared today.

  • It goes like this: In 1845, the fungus Phytophora infestans arrived on the Isle of Wight, off the coast of England, when an infected potato peel from an American ship washed ashore.

  • It provides eight citations from 1964 to 1986, including John Fowels' novel Daniel Martin , and another referring to the Isle of Weight.

  • Previously, we identified correlations between large-scale variation in winter climate, the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) [ 9 ] , and: predation efficiency of wolves ( Canis lupus ), mortality of old moose ( Alces alces ), and growth dynamics of balsam fir ( Abies balsamea ) on Isle Royale [ 6 ] . Additionally, we have documented influences of the NAO, wolf predation, and density dependence on the intrinsic rate of increase in the moose population on Isle Royale [ 10 ] . Hence, the current analysis was motivated by the results of these earlier attempts to dissect the relative contributions of intrinsic and extrinsic processes to the dynamics of this community, as well as by a more general interest in developing a community-level model of climatic effects at and among multiple trophic levels that may subsequently contribute to our understanding of the implications of climatic change for community stability.

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