English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "collect"

Franca, could you please collect the homework for me, and put it on my desk?My son's hockey team spent the day collecting bottles and cans for their fundraising driveWhen I was young, I used to collect coins from all over the world.

Franca, could you please collect the homework for me, and put it on my desk?

My son's hockey team spent the day collecting bottles and cans for their fundraising drive.

Slava's collection of the paintings of Eastern European artists is one of the best in the country.

Why don't you kids go collect some wood to make a fire while I put the tent up?

Over 1,000 signatures have been collected on a petition asking the government to preserve the land as park.

You have to be careful that water doesn't collect on the floor beside the shower or it will damage the linoleum.

We put a barrel outside to collect rainwater for use in the garden.

They sell old comic books and other collectibles at the flea market to make money.

The museum has one of the largest collections of native Indian art in the world.

She read a collection of the poems of Leonard Cohen in her literature class.

Ralph Lauren's new collection of women's summer dresses is sure to be a hit at the fashion shows this spring.

Garbage collection will be halted due to a strike by outside workers.

The management team collectively decided to sell the company because it is getting too big for them to manage.

Albert Einstein once said that what we call common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

There is a Spanish proverb which observes that he who would be rich should not collect money, but reduce his needs.

Bees must collect nectar from four million flowers to make a kilo of honey.

Our chief source of fresh water is the rainfall that collects in lakes and rivers.

The Soviet system of collective farming worked well in Moldova, an agricultural country.

A colony of 40,000 ants has collectively the same size brain as a human being.

Communists believe that all property must be owned collectively.

Discussion question: Have you ever collected anything as a hobby? Talk about it.

Find someone who collects stamps or coins.


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