English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "devise"

We need to devise a strategy which will allow us to increase our sales without increasing our advertising costsThe criminals devised a plan to get into the bank at night disguised as janitors.

We need to devise a strategy which will allow us to increase our sales without increasing our advertising costs.

The children devised a plan to convince the teacher to cancel the test.

We need to devise a better system for organizing our files because I can never find anything.

Leaders of the different teenage gangs are meeting today to try to devise a plan to stop the violence in their city.

The federal government has asked the major television networks to devise a way of reducing sex and violence during the prime time viewing hours.

Marie devised a scary monster costume for her daughter to wear to the Halloween party.

The government needs to devise a policy for attracting new businesses to the region.

Our current system of naming clouds according to their shape and height was devised in 1803.

The twins devised a plan to steal the cookies while their mother was busy changing their baby brother.

If we can't devise some way of bringing down our costs without laying off staff, we'll be obliged to let some people go.

The instructor devised a way to correct the exams in half the usual time.

Oliver Herford once said that a zoo is a place devised for animals to study the habits of human beings.

The martial art of judo was devised by Dr. Jigoro Kano in 1882.

Stoplights are red, yellow, and green because traffic officials copied the code system railroad engineers devised for track systems controlling the trains.


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

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