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Example Sentences for "figures"

Yoriko is auditing a couple of sociology courses because she majored in sociology in Japan and she figures it will be a good way to improve her English listening skills.

The character of Sherlock Holmes is one of the most recognizable figures in English literature.

Our latest sales figures should give our investors something to cheer about.

Can you please ensure that the memo showing the latest profit figures for the month is circulated to all the salesmen? Because our circulation figures have increased, our magazine can now charge more for advertising.

I'm a little concerned about the inconsistency in our sales figures over the last few months.

Richard Wagner was the outstanding composer of opera in Germany, and one of the crucial figures in the history of music in the 1800s.

Mahatma Gandhi was one of the key figures in the fight for independence in India.

The figures were indistinct in the fog.

Author Gore Vidal once suggested that today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is some evidence that they can't read them either.

Government figures show that around 2.

5 million animals are experimented upon every year in Great Britain.

Sherlock Holmes is one of the most beloved figures in the history of mystery fiction.

Can you add up these figures for me, and see if you get the same total? The government is set to announce the latest unemployment figures showing the success of their job creation programs.

Find someone who can add up large figures in his/her head.

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