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88 examples:

Is Tom able to swim?

Are you able to type?

Are you able to swim?

Is Tom able to drive?

Is the baby able to walk?

Are you able to prove it?

Are you able to solve it?

Are rabbits able to swim?

Is Tom able to speak French?

Are you able to speak French?

Is Tom able to drive a truck?

Were you able to talk to Tom?

Taro, are you able to help me?

Were you able to sleep at all?

Were you able to pass the test?

Was she able to write a report?

Are we able to prevent disease?

Were you able to find the book?

Are you able to speak Mandarin?

Are you able to close the door?

Are they able to read these words?

Were you able to open up and talk?

You are not able to swim, are you?

Who is able to explain this to me?

Has he become able to speak English?

Am I physically able to eat this one?

Are you able to afford the time for it?

How were you able to escape from prison?

Are you able to read the book attentively?

Are you able to get this rare book for me?

How is one able to sleep inside an airplane?

How many eggs were you able to get yesterday?

Who is able to reveal the mysteries of the sea?

How was Tom able to lose so much weight so quickly?

Are you able to buy a ticket after boarding the train?

Why do you think Tom wasn't able to pass his driving test?

Since when have you been able to feel the movement of the fetus?

Are you able to tell the difference between butter and margarine?

When you were able to read on your own, what did you enjoy reading?

Were you able to read whole pages without understanding their significance?

Are you able to grant us a special discount of 5% for 50 sets of the product?

How are air traffic controllers able to keep track of so many planes at once?

If you were only able to meet with one historical figure, who would you like to meet?

Is the human being able to live without sighing?
(Hasier Agirre)

Me being able to beat up Austin Powers? I mean, how great can that be?
(Verne Troyer)

What must be the nature of the world... if human beings are able to introduce changes into it?
(Paul Ricoeur)

Tell me who is able to keep his bed chaste, or which goddess is able to live with one god alone?
(Sextus Propertius)

Are you able to help?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Am I able to bequeath them in my will?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Why was the site not able to scale under load?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Will being able to 'unsend' email save the day?
(BBC News - Technology, )

Or when we stopped being able to laugh with each other?
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Why are some birds able to survive when so many others aren’t?
(Karen Kaplan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Want to make sure you are able to attend the Big Game at a discount?
(Forbes - Business, )

Might the Football Association have been able to broker a rapprochement?
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Here’s the question you haven’t been able to answer: Should you blog?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Are you able to keep your emotions in check when negotiating that big deal?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Tired of not being able to track the average speed of your thrusts during sex?
(The Independent - Love & Sex, )

On the Spot: Able to leave at a moment's notice and are adventurous about locale?
(Catharine Hamm in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

And who was the gentleman who was able to borrow such a huge slug of cash from the bank?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Hummingbirds are able to taste sweets, unlike other avian species, but how is that possible?
(Tech Times - Science, )

For a financial product, I ask two questions: is someone able to easily explain what it does?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

What would Twitter have done if Ev Williams wasn't able to buy off Odeo assets from investors?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Is the internet making us dumber, more distracted, less able to focus for long periods of time?
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

Why are some people able to master a new skill quickly while others require extra time or practice?
(Science Daily - News, )

What would happen to my dogs if anything happened to me and I was no longer able to look after them?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Whenever I see a financial product, I ask two questions: is someone able to easily explain what it does?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Golden-winged warblers are able to detect hurricane days before they strike an area, but how do they know?
(Tech Times - Science, )

Golden-winged warblers are able to detect tornadoes days before they strike an area, but how do they know?
(Tech Times - Science, )

How has Icahn been able to outperform Warren Buffett and the broad stock market by so much and for so long?
(Forbes - Business, )

Are monkeys, like humans, able to ascertain where objects are located without much more than a sideways glance?
(Science Daily - News, )

Think of it this way: If that tiny minority of traders is able to beat the market, by how much will they do so?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Why has the MLS not been able to emerge as a widely watched and supported league like the NFL, MLB, NBA, and NHL?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Electric eels are able to deliver shocks to prey, but how do the marine predators use the ability to target prey?
(Tech Times - Science, )

How are we able to recognize foodstuffs like strawberries, coffee, barbecued meat or boiled potatoes by smell alone?
(Science Daily - News, )

Could it have been the work of the U.S. government or hackers pissed off for not being able to watch 'The Interview'?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Barrel-chested, outlandish wardrobe, constant grin, friend to all in the clubhouse and able to come up with a key hit?
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

A new 3D printer is able to manufacture small organic molecules, but what can this mean for research into new chemicals?
(Tech Times - Science, )

What if political parties unloaded their entire arsenals during an election and weren’t able to damage their opponents?
(Andrew MacDougall in CBC News - Politics, )

So why is that some small ones are able to grow very quickly -- taking customers from the corporate Goliaths as they shrink?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

What are the implications of the news today that German hackers were able to bypass the Apple Touch ID security on the iPhone 5s?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Enter Brandon from Vancouver’s Oppenheimer Elementary, who wants to know: How are we able to find planets beyond our solar system?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

In other words, what makes humans able to create art, invent tools, think scientifically and perform other incredibly diverse behaviors?
(Science Daily - News, )

Will soccer powerhouses like Spain, Brazil and Italy prevail; or are the underdogs able to give the favourites a run for the Confederations Cup title?
(CBC Sports, )

How regularly do you meet with associates to address significant issues, and you’re able to leave the meeting having made real progress towards your goals?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Computers are able to recognize objects in in photographs and other images, but how well can they 'understand' the relationships or implied activities between objects?
(Science Daily - News, )

They are already able to churn out everything from food to guns and pieces of art, but could a 3D printer eventually contribute a skyscraper to the skyline of a British city?
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Steve Rogers (Cap's civilian identity) had been sapped of the serum that has kept him youthful since World War II, and was no longer able to keep the years at bay.So what's a suddenly senior and not so super hero supposed to do?
(NBC Today, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I'm able to ski.

I'm able to run.

I'm able to swim.

I was able to knit.

I was able to help.

I’m able to speak.

I'm not able to swim

She is able to skate.

They're able to sing.

He isn't able to read.

I am able to swim here.

I was able to help her.

He isn't able to do it.

I'm able to lie to you.

He is well able to read.

Madonna is able to sing.

Tom wasn't able to swim.

I'm able to read French.

I wasn't able to escape.

Tom is able to swim well.

The baby is able to walk.

Jane is not able to swim.

I am able to drive a car.

She is well able to read.

He isn't able to do that.

The tree is able to grow.

I was barely able to work.

I am able to read English.

I was not able to see him.

Tom was able to help Mary.

I'm able to speak Spanish.

I wasn't able to reenroll.

But I am able to cook well.

He is able to swim quickly.

That we are not able to do.

Tom is able to play soccer.

He isn't able to buy a car.

Tom is able to drive a car.

Tom is not yet able to swim.

I was able to pass the test.

I was able to pass the exam.

He was able to reduce taxes.

She wasn't able to meet him.

Tom isn't able to drive yet.

He's able to speak Japanese.

Tom is able to speak French.

I'm glad I was able to help.

I am not able to drink wine.

I was hardly able to see it.

No one was able to help Tom.

He was able to read the book.

He is able to swim very fast.

He was able to pass the exam.

He is able to speak Japanese.

He was not able to marry her.

Tom wasn't able to meet Mary.

He isn't able to drive a car.

He is able to play the flute.

Tom wasn't able to help Mary.

I'm not able to speak so fast.

He is able to play the guitar.

She is able to sing very well.

I am glad I am still able to cry.
(Valeriu Butulescu in Immensity of the Point)

You're not always able to choose.
(Anatoly Chubais)

Being able to feel it on wooden shoes.
(Dutch proverb)

Talent is being able to please people.
(Marty Robbins)

We've always been able to bounce back.
(Tim Salmon)

Cut down the tree that you are able to.
(Russian proverb)

I love being able to make people laugh.
(Judith Light)

He who eats well is able to face an army.
(Yemeni proverb)

Not being able to reach it with your hat.
(Dutch proverb)

In being strict, you were able to control.
(Joseph Jackson)

They should rule who are able to rule best.
(Aristotle in Politics)

We were able to flood the zone immediately.
(Jonathan Klein)

I think was able to do a lot of things here.
(Latrell Sprewell)

Take no more on you than you're able to bear.
(Romanian proverb)

I'm really excited that I'm able to work again.
(David Gest)

I like people not being able to be pigeon-holed.
(Matthew Shipp)

He that hes twa huirds, is able to get the third.
(Scotch proverb)

I try to do things I haven't been able to before.
(David Morse)

Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.
(Michel de Montaigne)

Not being able to work would make me very unhappy.
(Ian Hart)

You can't take back an act you were able to think.
(Friedrich Durrenmatt)

I was not able to stop or slow down the Vietnam War.
(Mike Mansfield)

I've always been able to survive by writing, though.
(John Milius)

Quiet people are well able to look after themselves.
(Irish proverb)

I went on and was still able to play some good hockey.
(Paul Coffey)

I've never been able to predict the future of anything.
(Bob Edwards)

Thinking is one thing no one has ever been able to tax.
(Charles Kettering)

We possess only the happiness we are able to understand.
(Maurice Maeterlinck)

If you are prepared, then you are able to feel confident.
(Robert J. Ringer)

I did my famous cabbage soup diet, so I was able to do it.
(Ellen Burstyn)

I think in terms of what I am able to accomplish and build.
(Christie Hefner)

Only when one is able to grasp wideness can one possess it.
(Ella Maillart)

Do whatever you will, but first be such as are able to will.
(Friedrich Nietzsche)

I think I would be very sad if I wasn't able to have a baby.
(Nicole Kidman)

I was able to read a movie before I was able to read a book.
(Guillermo Cabrera Infante)

No one who cannot limit himself has ever been able to write.
(Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux)

Like an opera singer, I am able to sing out my song in paint.
(Tony Curtis)

We want to encourage those who are able to work, no question.
(Gerhard Schroder)

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