English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "operate"

The computers are down, but they should be operational again within an hour or soI didn't know how to operate the machine when I started the job, but I learned how to do it fairly quickly.

The computers are down, but they should be operational again within an hour or so.

The Johnsons have been operating their family business for over 20 years.

I know you would like everyone to be nice and honest, but things just don't operate that way in the real world.

Do you know how to operate a variety of modern office machines?

Our electronics operation now has contracts in over 12 countries.

The gondola at Grouse Mountain is in operation all summer for tourists who wish to go to the top of the hill for a walk or to see the view of the city.

My father has to have an operation on his heart some time soon.

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

The world's first open heart surgery operation was performed in 1893.

There are no public railways in Guyana, although two small private lines are operated by mining companies there.

The world's largest trade route operates between the United States and Canada.

The army of ancient Rome was highly-trained, and well-equipped, and operated in strict formation on the battlefield.

The Syrian government recently passed legislation allowing private banks to operate in Syria.

The new machines should be operational within a couple of days.

You operate the menu on your computer screen by pressing and releasing one or more buttons on the mouse.

No machine is better than its human operator.

In order to understand our earth and the processes which operate upon it, one must attempt to comprehend time spans of millions of years.

Find someone who knows how to operate a lawnmower.


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

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