English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "favor"

The governor's new tax initiatives are certain to find favor with the business communityCould you do me a favor, and drop this letter in the mail for me?

What is your favorite kind of music?

The movie has received favorable reviews from all the major newspapers.

The governor's new tax initiatives are certain to find favor with the business community.

Could you do me a favor, and feed our cat while we're in Boise for the weekend?

Gertrude exchanged sexual favors for a high-paying position in the company.

Russia is said to favor a negotiated settlement to the conflict in Yugoslavia.

One of the salesmen claims that the boss favors his nephew, and gives him all the best clients.

Barbara Ehrenreich once noted that natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever, but the murderous.

Cats were the favorite animal of the prophet Mohammed.

A favorite dish of the Aztecs was roast turkey with chocolate gravy.

Studies show that fingernails grow faster on the hand you favor.

The current President of the U.S. favors capital punishment, so the frequency of executions has increased since he got elected.

According to legend, Denmark's flag dropped from the sky as a sign of God's favor.

In the days of the explorers, Tahitian girls exchanged sexual favors with sailors for nails, which could easily be bent into fish hooks.

A Chinese proverb tells us, Forget the favors you have given; remember those received.

A Latin proverb states that fortune favors the bold, but abandons the timid.

A Spanish proverb remarks that he who asks the fewest favors is the best received.

The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work, and to protection against unemployment.


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