English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "pressure"

Hurricanes occur when a drop in atmospheric pressure is accompanied by unstable air currents.

Mary Pipher once said that adolescence is when girls experience social pressure to put aside their authentic selves, and to display only a small portion of their gifts.

You should apply pressure above the wound to stop the bleeding.

South Africa was boycotted for many years in an effort to pressure the government into ending its apartheid policy.

Janet has formed a parents' group which is promoting a boycott of violent television programs to pressure networks to change their practices.

Boycotts can be an effective way to pressure businesses or governments into taking action to end unfair laws or business practices.

Plato once observed that he who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age.

An environmental group has been cataloging pollution by industries in the area in order to pressure the government into passing stricter laws.

Children in the Japanese school system are under constant pressure to succeed.

Public pressure is mounting to deport the foreign Ambassador as a result of an accident in which he seriously injured a local woman while drunk driving.

Dizziness is often due to a momentary drop in blood pressure and blood flow to the head which occurs when you stand up too quickly.

If there is bleeding under a fingernail, it is important to make a hole in the nail to drain the blood, otherwise, the pressure can be quite painful.

Prior to the imposition of economic sanctions in the mid-1980s, the United States relied mainly on arms embargoes to pressure the South African government to change its domestic policies.

Students have to endure a lot of pressure during exam time.

The tumor in his back is exerting pressure on his spinal cord, causing some loss of sensation in his legs.

59 .

English Jokes Newspapers After-life Issues Funny Videos

Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the pressure, a sentence example for pressure, and how to make pressure in sample sentence, Synonyms and Collocations for pressure how do I use the word pressure in a sentence? How do you spell pressure in a sentence? spelling of pressure

Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....

Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More

hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More

lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More

window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More