English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "proper"

If you don't follow the instructions, you can't expect the machine to work properlyMake sure you wear the proper clothing when you go for your job interview.

If you don't follow the instructions, you can't expect the machine to work properly.

You need to wear proper clothing while skiing; otherwise, you'll be so cold you won't enjoy yourself.

They live in Seattle proper, not in the suburbs.

Studies have shown that if schoolchildren don't eat a proper breakfast, they often find it difficult to concentrate in class.

It's hard for me to fix my bicycle because I don't have the proper tools.

My video camera isn't working properly; the image is all dark.

There is a Navaho proverb which states that a man can't get rich if he takes proper care of his family.

Camels will refuse to carry loads that are not properly balanced.

A Chinese student told me that the proper way to eat chicken feet is to put the entire foot in one's mouth, suck off the meat, and spit out the bones.

Someone told me that in India, it is perfectly proper for men to wear pajamas in public.

Your teeth will last a lifetime if you care for them properly.

Thomas Watson once said that wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.

Frederick Douglass once stated that truth is proper and beautiful in all times and in all places.

Public displays of affection are considered improper in Indonesia.

Alaska is so cold that oil transported by pipeline across the state has to be heated in order to flow properly.


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

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