English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "decorate"

We bought some beautiful decorations for our Christmas treeWe always decorate our house with lights and a tree at Christmas.

We bought some beautiful decorations for our Christmas tree.

The decor in the restaurant is quite simple, but attractive nonetheless.

Vanessa decorated her son's birthday cake with smarties and, of course, 6 candles.

We decorated my friends' car with flowers and ribbons for their wedding.

We put all kinds of scary decorations on the walls for our Halloween party.

My son has decorated his room with photos of his favorite hockey players.

The Aztec Indians used popcorn as decoration for ceremonial headdresses, necklaces, and ornaments on statues of their gods.

Our nation's most decorated Second World War veteran has died at the age of 81.

The cake was decorated with candy flowers and leaves.

The church was beautifully decorated with bouquets of red and pink roses for the wedding.

Studies show that in the United States, 86 percent of Americans decorate their homes for Halloween.

When my grandmother was young, all their Christmas decorations were handmade.

The decorations on Christmas trees were originally meant to represent the apples on the tree in the Garden of Eden.

For a wedding in the CTte d'Ivoire, the bride decorates herself from head to foot.

Discussion question: How do you decorate your house for the holidays in your country?

Find someone who has decorated his/her house for a holiday in the past six months.


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