English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "occupy"

The outhouse was occupied, so I had to pee in the bushesChildren need something to occupy their time; otherwise, they get bored.

The outhouse was occupied, so I had to pee in the bushes.

You children need to find something to occupy your time instead of sitting around watching television all day.

The Americans occupied Okinawa until sometime in the 1960s, I believe.

How long after the war did the occupation of Germany last?

Being a teacher at the college doesn't have many occupational hazards, except perhaps for breathing in chalk dust.

He has changed occupations a number of times during his career.

Many occupations which were previously considered only for men, such as truck driving, are now becoming more and more common for women.

Is there another changeroom here? This one is occupied at the moment.

Queen Elizabeth once said that work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on Earth.

Excuse me, is this seat occupied?

The maintenance of an ethnic culture is supported when the community occupies a recognizable territory.

There is a Chinese proverb which says that if you wish to know what most occupies a man's thoughts, you have only to listen to his conversation.

Glaciers occupy 10 percent of the world's land surface, an area as large as South America.

Seventy percent of our Earth's surface is occupied by oceans.

There is only one city in the world, Istanbul, which occupies parts of two continents.

On June 14, 1940, the Swastika was raised on the Eiffel Tower as the German army entered and occupied Paris.

The occupants of the vehicle that was hit by the train were both killed.

The rebels vowed to drive out the foreign occupiers from their country.

The sole occupant of the car that crashed was uninjured in the accident.

While in the hospital, she has been occupying her time doing crossword puzzles.

Research suggests that after being spanked, children are preoccupied with their punishment, and forget the reason why they were hit.

This foreign occupier and its soldiers must be driven out of our land.


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