Sentence Examples


  • She repeated the phrase over and over, searching for another meaning.
  • Key phrases are multi-word phrases used in search engine queries.
  • Prepositional phrases can modify nouns, e.g. the man in the moon.
  • It's expensive, but to borrow a phrase from a rather different product, it does what it says on the tin.
  • For more examples see noun phrase, adjectival phrase and adverbial phrase.