English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "brake"

When the child ran out into the street, he jammed his foot on the brake just in timeHe crashed into a tree during his driving test when he stepped on the gas instead of the brake by accident.

When the child ran out into the street, he jammed his foot on the brake just in time.

Make sure you put the emergency brake on the car if you park on a hill.

You should pump your brakes when you are stopping on a wet road.

You need to replace the brake shoes on your bicycle before you have an accident.

The truck driver quickly applied the brakes when a car suddenly turned in front of him.

The mechanic said that the brakes on our van need to be replaced.

If you brake too suddenly on your bicycle, you could flip over.

The bus driver braked quickly to avoid the oncoming car.

Budd Schulberg once claimed that living with a conscience is like driving a car with the brakes on.

I'm not quite used to the power brakes on our new car, and I keep jerking to a stop.

The brake shoes on your bicycle are getting worn out; you'll need to replace them pretty soon.

A little kid ran out in front of his car, but he slammed on the brake and was able to stop in time.

This new government is promising to put the brakes on the controversial development.

Someone once joked, Our mechanic couldn't repair the brakes on your car, so we made your horn louder.

Maggie Scarf once remarked that getting angry can sometimes be like leaping into a wonderfully responsive sports car, gunning the motor, taking off at high speed, and then discovering that the brakes are out of order.


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

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