Example sentences for: peter

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

  • The whole context was Peter Jennings' question about whether Gore or Bradley would apply a "litmus test" to Joint Chiefs nominees like that occasionally applied, controversially, to Supreme Court nominees.

  • Book -- Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-Drugs-and-Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood , by Peter Biskind;

  • Peter Mullan won the best actor award last year at Cannes for this "raw, emotionally charged" performance (Mathews, New York Newsday ). (Loach talks about his previous work in a RealVideo clip and an interview here.)

  • The hero, Peter (Ron Livingston), an engineer at a generic software company, is suffocating under his boss, Lunbergh (Gary Cole), a dictator who punishes underlings from behind a strenuously mellow affect--each demand or rebuke prefaced by a seemingly upbeat "Yyyyeah."

  • In the early evening of Oct. 16, 1978, the newly elected Pope John Paul II appeared on the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica and told the crowd that he had accepted election even though "I was afraid in receiving the nomination."


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