Example sentences for: it--the

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

  • It used to be said of the former Soviet Union that while it excelled in such complicated endeavours as space exploration, the smallest things would fox it--the tap would leak and the flush would not work.

  • A fine goal, but the group has its work cut out for it--the most prominent Jewish woman this year pretty much fits those pejoratives to a T and the media didn't make her up: Monica Lewinsky.

  • She hardly needs to mention it--the media bring it up anyway--but she invokes it subtly, alluding (as she did on two Sunday talk shows) to "women who drive their daughters halfway across the state to shake my hand, a woman they dare to believe in."

  • Or just parts of it--the hostile work environment clause, say, or the gender-biased evidentiary rules?

  • Avoiding the truth is more like it--the Post didn't turn on the TV or tell the girl to suck her thumb.


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