Example sentences for: statehood

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

  • Puerto Rican critics of statehood oppose the island's continued dependence on the U.S. and worry that it might eliminate Puerto Rico's Latin culture.

  • In Shanghai, he was unwavering: "We don't support independence for Taiwan, or 'two Chinas,' or 'one Taiwan, one China,' and we don't believe Taiwan should be a member in any organisation for which statehood is a requirement."

  • During the past four months, he's written about subjects ranging from Puerto Rican statehood to the Unabomber to the rape of Nanking, and only sparingly about Flytrap.

  • In 1993 and 1998, support was evenly divided between commonwealth status and pursuit of statehood.

  • But it pointed out that Arafat had merely postponed the declaration and that, meanwhile, he had won broad international support for the principle of Palestinian statehood.

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