Example sentences for: oscar

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

  • Last spring, Hare's play about Oscar Wilde, The Judas Kiss , came from London.

  • A month ago, Kim Basinger, wife of eldest Baldwin brother Alec, won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role in L.A.

  • Honorary (a k a "lifetime achievement" or "deathbed") Oscars are typically consolation prizes, given to people whose work was overlooked in its time--such as Cary Grant, Howard Hawks, Federico Fellini, and Stanley Donen, none of whom ever won a real Oscar.

  • His first, the Booker Prize-winning Oscar and Lucinda (1988), is now a major motion picture.

  • Unlike most films about evangelicalism, it is not a condescending "put-down of redneck religion" (David Ansen, Newsweek ). The most vigorous plaudits go to Duvall's performance; critics predict that it will revive his career from a slump and win him an Oscar nomination.


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