English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "ballot"

Mark an X on the ballot beside the name of the candidate of your choiceSome voters believe that their ballots were destroyed before the election results were counted.

Mark an X on the ballot beside the name of the candidate of your choice.

Cast your ballot for the candidate that promises to restore your trust in government. Vote for Isabel McKenzie on February 10th.

The students voted by secret ballot for the class representative.

There were representatives of over 10 different political parties on the ballot.

I didn't like any of the people running for office, so I decided to spoil my ballot rather than vote for someone I didn't trust.

Of the ballots counted so far, over 53% are for the left-wing parties.

Abraham Lincoln once remarked that the ballot is stronger than the bullet.

Officials of ancient Greece used seashells as ballots because once a vote was scratched on the shell, it couldn't be changed.

There was some confusion about who someone was voting for on the ballot, so the form has been changed for the next election.

Some people believe that George W. Bush became President instead of Al Gore only because of irregularities with the ballots in some parts of the state of Florida.

It is uncommon in human history for matters involving the territorial integrity of a nation-state to be settled by ballots instead of bullets.

Complete the ballot by marking either an x or a check in the Yes or No box beside each question.

Your ballot will be rejected if you write any comments on it.

There were some problems with the ballots in a town in Florida during the American presidential election of 2000, and apparently some people may have accidentally voted for the wrong person.

Find someone who has cast a ballot in an election.


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