Example sentences for: jokes

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

  • There are many thousands of such jokes in every language, for they depend for their humor on polysemy or homonymy, which exists in all languages.

  • Some predict the jokes will wear thin soon, while others call it "definitively depraved" (Tom Shales, the Washington Post ). (Download a clip from South Park here.)

  • Others are disgusted by the "sophomoric frat-house jokes" (Rex Reed, the New York Observer ). (See the official site.)

  • But his performance is pure Kramer, "a hipster doofus just the same" (Rita Kempley, the Washington Post ). Even British director Jonathan Lynn is forgiven for indulging in the same lawyer jokes and romantic-comedy subplots he used in My Cousin Vinny . (Click here for the Trial and Error site.)

  • I've got 30 days to come up with a bevy of Denny Hastert jokes and I'm getting edgy.


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