Example sentences for: perils

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

  • And the Wall Street Journal , returning to the perils of day trading, begins a Page 1 leader with the tale of Barbara Harkness, a retired anthropology professor, who "was seduced by the new Gilded Age."

  • As a coda to our conversation yesterday about the perils of technology run amok, see today's "Work & Family" column in the Wall Street Journal , in which "A Technology Junkie Learns To Live Life a Little Less Plugged in."

  • The greatest perils to your precious data are the programs you've installed on your computer.

  • There was endless hype for the premiere of Felicity's second season--tapes of which had been withheld from the press--because it was to provide the answer to last season's Perils of Pauline -like cliffhanger: Would the New York City college freshman Felicity fly to Berlin with her handsome and intelligent though overly chatty boyfriend Noel or drive home to California with the exceedingly handsome but markedly less intelligent Ben, an ex-crush who had become her best friend's boyfriend?

  • The episode illustrates, says the Journal , the perils of devising marketing plans for movies before they're made.

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