English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "convene"

The president has convened an emergency meeting of the Board of Directors for next TuesdayThe United Nations has convened a special meeting to deal with the conflict in the Middle East.

The president has convened an emergency meeting of the Board of Directors for next Tuesday.

Representatives of the different governments convened at the United Nations to discuss the crisis.

The Prime Minister has convened a meeting of Cabinet to discuss new policy initiatives.

The meeting will convene Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.

We didn't have time to finish our discussion of the issue, so an additional meeting will be convened tomorrow morning.

Concerned citizens will convene tomorrow evening to discuss the problem of teen violence in our community.

Representatives of a number of countries convened last month, and formalized agreements on free trade.

The president of the student council has convened a meeting to discuss plans for the Valentine's Day dance.

You'd better come quickly; the meeting is to be convened in about 5 minutes.

The convention is being held in a downtown hotel.

The conference center has been booked for a huge trade convention next March.

Constitutional conventions are generally unwritten rules based on custom and precedent.

Worldwide, the most common convention for married couples involves the couple moving in with the husband's parents.

Bringing a bottle of wine as a gift when you are invited for supper is a common convention in this country.

Gerry's unconventional playing style often fools his opponents.

His unconventional behavior often gets him into trouble.

They exchanged the conventional greetings and then quickly got down to work.

In the early 1960s, the Beatles really shook up the conventions of the time.

Local prostitutes were kept very busy during the business convention last week.

My parents are very conventional people that would never shock or surprise anyone.

CDs can hold much more information than conventional computer disks.

He defied convention by quitting his job as a successful business executive to pursue a career as a musician.

Convention dictates that the oldest son in Japanese society cares for the parents when they are old.

Conventional medicine had failed him, so he turned to alternative therapies.

Their music is quite commercial and conventional. I'm sure it will make lots of money, but it certainly isn't art.

E. B. White once noted that a candidate could easily commit political suicide if he were to come up with an unconventional thought during a presidential tour.

Florence Nightingale once stated that the world is put back by the death of everyone who has to sacrifice the development of his or her peculiar gifts to conventionality.

Betty Friedan once remarked that when she stopped conforming to the conventional picture of femininity, she finally began to enjoy being a woman.

John Kenneth Galbraith once observed that the conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking.

Mason Cooley once suggested that holding unconventional opinions makes people feel they have strong characters.

Young people in Japan conventionally live with their parents until they get married.

The Prime Minister's new Cabinet will be convening on the morning of January twelfth.

Find someone who considers himself or herself to be unconventional.


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