English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "occasion"

What's this party for? Is it a special occasion of some kind?His back still gives him occasional pain, but it is much better than it wasHarriet's wedding is the perfect occasion to get all the family together for the first time in over 10 years.

What's this party for? Is it a special occasion of some kind?

His back still gives him occasional pain, but it is much better than it was.

Max occasionally goes out with friends to a pub, but he generally prefers to stay at home.

He smokes the occasional cigar.

She drinks beer occasionally when she goes out with friends.

Tomorrow the weather will be cloudy with occasional rain.

Gene Brown once joked that if there were any justice in this world, people would occasionally be permitted to fly over pigeons.

The Shinto religion does not include regular religious services; people may go to the temple on the 1st and 15th of the month or on the occasions of certain festivals which take place several times a year.

There is a Senegalese proverb which observes that even Buddhist priests of the same temple quarrel occasionally.

More diamonds are purchased at Christmas (31 percent) than during any other holiday or occasion during the year.

Studies show that many children occasionally walk in their sleep.

Fiestas are held in Peru to celebrate a religious event or to mark tribal or national occasions.

In the past few years, Syria and Israel have held occasional peace talks concerning the return of the Golan Heights to the Arab nation.

Find someone who occasionally comes to class late.


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