How to use ‘a sentence’ in a sentence

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…Şafak faced a sentence up to three years in prison for the remarks made in her novel. In September 2006, the court, attended also by Joost Lagendijk, co-chair of the delegation to the EU – Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee, acquitted…

… recognised as such much more easily than subject-object-verb, object-subject-verb, verb-subject-object, or verb-object-subject order, for which two nouns might be adjacent and their role in a sentence possibly thus confused. It has been suggested that verb-final languages may be likely to develop verb-medial order if marking on nouns is lost.

Ze’evi’s assassins were tried in Israel. The four were convicted and received long prison terms – Quran received a sentence of 125 years in prison, Asmar received a sentence of 45 years in prison and Majdi Rahima Rimawi received a life…

Yunus Habib was arrested on 7 April 1994 for misappropriation in the sale proceeds of the Dollar Bearer Certificates. On Dec 14, 1995, Younus Habib was convicted of fraud and embezzlement and given a sentence of 10 years rigorous…

Yukiko Ekida, former member of East Asia Anti-Japan Armed Front and a long-time JRA leader, was arrested in March 1995 in Romania and subsequently deported to Japan. She received a sentence of 20 years for attempted murder and violating…

You can tell if a sentence is center embedded or edge embedded depending on where the brackets are located in the sentence.1. believes thinksJohn is handsome.2. The cat the dog the man hit meowed.In sentence (1), all of the brackets are…

Yes-no questions are formed by attaching the question particle -í to the last word of a sentence.

Years later, Pedro Luis, who has studies Law while in prison, gets a sentence reduction on good behavior. Leonela who has since regretted giving her son up for adoption and begins searching for him without knowing that Pedro Luis had him…

… weakness for alcohol and a habit of getting into fights. As it happens, TJ’s son Bullet (Lucas Yeeda) is nearly as troubled as he is; at the age of thirteen, he’s already been arrested for arson and instead of serving a sentence in a juvenile…

Xenophon’s literary rendition of the defence of Socrates evinces the philosopher’s ethical opinion about a sentence of death: that it is better to die before the onset of senility than to escape death by humbling oneself to an unjust persecution.

Words combine to form phrases. A phrase typically serves the same function as a word from some particular word class. For example, my very good friend Peter is a phrase that can be used in a sentence as if it were a noun, and is therefore…

Wordplay – A segment where Chris and Kevin finished a sentence with a word. Kevin kept using large words that he didn’t know. Mitch filled in for Kevin once.

Word order is the way in which syntactic constituents of a language arrange itself in a phrase or a sentence. Different languages employ different structures of word order. Direct translation of one language to another may result in wrong…

Word order in languages differ. Some classification can be done by naming the typical order of subject (S), verb (V) and object (O) in a sentence and one can talk, for instance, of SVO or VSO languages. There are also additional…

Word order in Yan-nhaŋu is relatively free, that is, there are many ways to form a grammatical sentence by varying the order of the words therein. This is due to the morphology of the language, whereby the function of a word in a sentence is…

He was sent for a pre-sentencing report and a psychiatric report, and was sentenced on 21 April. He received a sentence of at least 8 years and would not be released until a parole board decides he no longer presents a threat to women.

… days) and is fed through a metal slot. He is currently serving a sentence of 82 years to life at Five Points Correctional Facility. Luis Rosado, known as ‘Blue Boy’, is another prisoner with a violent history facing indefinite solitary confinement in New York State’s Correctional system.

Within computational linguistics the term is used to refer to the formal analysis by a computer of a sentence or other string of words into its constituents, resulting in a parse tree showing their syntactic relation to each other, which may also contain semantic and other information.

Within a sentence, interjections can function as attributes, verbal equivalents, or they can be used as filler, which has no syntactical function at all.

… along with others was eventually found guilty and given a sentence of three months. The charges relate to anti-parliamentary activity, the promotion of the Sinn Féin electoral tactic and undermining of parliament.

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