English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "convert"

Francisco Zabiel came to Japan to convert people to Christianity in the 16th centuryJehovah's Witnesses go door to door, trying to convert people to their religion.

Francisco Zabiel came to Japan to convert people to Christianity in the 16th century.

Calvin converted many rich Catholics to Protestantism in France.

The conversion of Eastern European factories into modern facilities since the fall of communism has been an expensive process.

An old train line known as the Galloping Goose has been converted into a popular cycling path linking Victoria with communities to the north.

We've just finished converting one of the bedrooms in our house into a playroom for the children.

Some of the city's taxis have converted from gas to propane in order to reduce costs.

Scientist Hans Selye once observed that adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.

There is a German proverb which states that revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.

Margaret Atwood once remarked, If I were going to convert to any religion, I would probably choose Catholicism because it at least has female saints and the Virgin Mary.

Penguins have an organ above their eyes that converts seawater to fresh water.

Nearly the entire production of green olives grown in Italy is converted into olive oil.

During digestion, the starches and sugars in the food you eat are converted to glucose, a sugar that your body uses for energy.

Saint Patrick converted the Irish to Christianity in the 5th century.

We recently converted our heating system from oil to natural gas.

Windmills convert wind power to energy which can be used for electricity.

Now that our daughter has grown up and moved away, we're planning on converting her bedroom into an office.

During the beer-making process, crushed grain is mixed with water, and heated, which allows the starch to be converted into sugar.

In Portugal, many historic palaces, convents, and castles have been converted into tourist accommodations.

This sofa can easily be converted into a very comfortable double bed for guests.

A Chinese proverb advises, Convert great quarrels into small ones, and small ones into nothing.

Only plants can convert solar energy into chemical energy stored in food.

Discussion question: How do you feel about people who come to your door trying to convert you to their religion?

Find someone who has had people come to the door trying to convert them to their religion.


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

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