English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "draft"

The government is drafting legislation to legally recognize homosexual marriageThe city is drafting a plan to expand the network of bike lanes in the region.

The government is drafting legislation to legally recognize homosexual marriage.

Many young Americans who were drafted for service in the Vietnam War fled to Canada.

My grandfather wasn't drafted into the U.S. Army for the war - he volunteered.

After I was robbed while travelling in Europe, my uncle sent me a bank draft that allowed me to continue my trip for another month.

During hot weather, bees will fan their wings at the entrance to their hive in order to produce a cool draft.

The blueprints for the Eiffel Tower covered more than 14,000 square feet of drafting paper.

The first draft of my essay had a lot of problems, but I think my second draft is pretty good.

Close the window; the draft is blowing my papers around.

There was a cool draft coming in through the open window.

There is a growing movement to try to draft the popular mayor to run for governor.

We put some weather-stripping on the bottom of the door to stop the draft of cold air that was coming in.

The doctor made a medicinal draft of various herbs to help her sleep.

By properly insulating the windows, you can reduce drafts and cut down on exterior noise coming in.

He took a deep breath and inhaled a draft of fresh sea air.

We have drafted a proposal for the development of a new marketing campaign.

You can pay by cash, check, bank draft or money order.

There is nothing as delicious as a glass of draft Guinness beer.

We ordered a jug of draft, and a plate full of spicy chicken wings.

Drafting requires a steady hand, and an observant eye.

He had his secretary draft a letter to the lawyer.

We need to put some weather-stripping at the bottom of the door to stop the draft.

The room is really drafty and cold in winter.

I only had a couple of glasses of draft, so I figured I could drive safely.

The draft from the window was quite refreshing in the hot weather.

Someone once joked, Draft beer, not people.

Geoffrey Ward once suggested that journalism is merely history's first draft.

H. G. Wells once stated that no passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.

Joan Konner once said, This life isn't bad for a first draft.

Frank Lloyd Wright once said that an architect's most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board, and a wrecking bar at the site.

She finished the beer in one long draft.

The goalie for the junior hockey team is expected to go high in the next NHL draft, due to his excellent performance in the World Junior Championships earlier this year.

In 2003, Canadian Hayley Wickenheiser became the first female hockey player to be drafted by a professional men's hockey team.

The star American quarterback has just been drafted by the B.C. Lions of the Canadian Football League.

In 1967, boxer Muhammad Ali was stripped of his heavyweight boxing title for refusing to cooperate with the American military draft.

In 1848, over 200 women and men met in New York to draft a bill of rights outlining the social, civil, and religious rights of women.

The United States and its allies are drafting a new U.N. Security Council resolution for military action against the rebel government.

The draft agreement was signed by the leaders of both countries.

Now that we have more information, I think we should redraft our original plan.

The plans for the recreation complex were redrafted to allow for a larger outdoor play area.

He wrote three different drafts of his essay before handing it in.

The proposal was redrafted after being returned with a request for clarification on a number of issues.

Find someone who has written multiple drafts of an essay.

Find someone who enjoys drinking draft beer.


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