Example sentences for: phrases

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

  • The paper cites other phrases that will have to be dropped if the standard of this case is widely adopted: "a chink in the armor," and "a nip in the air."

  • The Web site features a search engine to help you locate documents using key words and phrases.

  • In the field of CAM, semantic indexing might be more useful than analytic indexing because keyword indexing is generated by computer programs that pool words or phrases used by authors at least twice.

  • The Cat's Pajamas, A Fabulous Fictionary of Familiar Phrases

  • After our scholars have completed their study of descriptive English grammar, they are frequently assigned the writing of a “supersentence”--a single sentence that includes one example of each of the four phrases and three subordinate clauses that are indentified in English grammar.

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