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Sentences with the adjective Academic

7 examples:

Debate is an academic game between the affirmative and the negative.

How did an academic child of privilege become Britain's 'artist of the people', asks Nigel Farndale.
(Nigel Farndale in The Telegraph - Culture, )

Conferences are part and parcel of academic life - and there are plenty of ways in which they can be extremely irritating.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

In “The Substance of Fire” at the Second Stage Theater, a family of publishers fights over printing academic books versus sexy novels.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Labour leader Ed Miliband is locked in a row with the Daily Mail over an article on his Marxist academic father headlined "the man who hated Britain".
(BBC News - Politics, )

Despite being about to receive his Ph.D. in physics from Harvard, Kevin Niu plans to eschew the academic life to follow his calling in the entertainment industry.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Students will be given the chance to decide on the future of the formal academic dress - known as subfusc - in a referendum being held by the Oxford University Students' Union next Wednesday.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sentence with the comparative degree of the adjective Academic

1 example:

I like to have a deep conversation with a more academic person from time to time.

Sentences with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective Academic

2 examples:

His thoughts are extremely academic.

As usual, his thoughts were extremely academic.

Sentences with the noun Academic

24 examples:

I had this habit of an academic of answering the question. I should have fobbed it off.
(John Hewson)

At first, I was nervous about not having Microsoft Word because I’m an academic.
(Forbes - Technology, )

A privacy-friendly Internet might be possible in the future according to an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )

UKIP could have its first AM when the Welsh assembly elections are held in 2016, an academic says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Resisting domestic violence is more than a personal act; it's a form of activism, claims an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )

The true extent of poor pupil behavior in schools is seriously underestimated, according to an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )

The 'mend it or end it' debate over affirmative action is being complicated by immigration, one academic says.
(CNBC, )

People everywhere need to adapt to a world being rapidly changed by digital technology, a leading academic says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

An academic says the government's insistence that even able readers learn using phonics is not in their interests.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

An English academic suggests new government laws could fail as a deterrent against crimes committed while driving.
(Science Daily - News, )

In a union-commissioned report, a Sydney academic says high wages aren't the main problem with the Gorgon gas project.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

An academic is posting millions of historic photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

An academic is posting millions of historical photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Technically Incorrect: Building on the principle of evolutionary convergence, an academic says it's likely that aliens will resemble us.
(CNET News, )

The Yes Scotland campaign reveals the nature of the email at the centre of a hacking inquiry, saying it concerned a payment to an academic.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

In the BBC Radio 4 programme The Human Zoo, to be broadcast today, an academic will demonstrate how we are hard-wired to think comparatively.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A move by Fortescue to restructure rosters is likely to be replicated by other miners, and could be a precursor to lower wages, an academic says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Pupils addressing their teachers as Sir or Miss is depressing, sexist and gives women teachers who do the same job as men "low status", an academic says.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A 10-day Sydney to Canberra walk to Federal Parliament by an academic will see him deliver a petition supporting Palestinians' right to self determination.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Leaders need to gain a deeper understanding of themselves and their impact on others if they are to succeed at managing organizational change, says an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )

Protecting and enhancing England's wildlife for future generations will need radical new policies informed by history as much as science, according to an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Internet is already consuming at least 8 per cent of Britain's power output, equivalent to the output of three nuclear power stations, and demand is soaring, says one academic.
(Ben Farmer in The Telegraph - Technology, )

Rebecca Forsyth, 29, (pictured) had claimed Chinese-born Dr Ping Zhu, 58, twisted her arm behind her back and broke her Blackberry during a tussle at the academic's west London flat.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Like it or loathe it, 10 years on, you can’t escape Facebook and for a generation of 20 something digital natives it has helped to create a culture of narcissism, says an academic.
(Science Daily - News, )


4 examples:

Could you remind me to call my academic advisor at 9:00 p.m. tomorrow?

Just what exactly powers James Franco, the seemingly unstoppable actor, academic and almost everything in between?
(Steven Zeitchik in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Are architecture-driven schools just the latest edu-gimmick or do such aesthetically innovative schools actually produce better academic results?
(Forbes - Education, )

The recent academic scandal involving four Fighting Irish football players has raised a difficult question: Are Notre Dame's academic expectations too high for the football players it is admitting?
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

They're academic champions.

His academic achievements are impressive.

My interest in politics is strictly academic.

Academic fraud is more common than you think.

He is unable to concentrate on his academic work.

Academic fraud may be more common than you think.

Academic fraud is more common than you might think.

I am employed as a librarian in an academic library.

She always prides herself on her academic background.

Academic fraud is probably more common than most people think.

The author states his opinion supporting it with academic research.

The hardest academic exam of my life is coming up. Fluid Mechanics.

This revision of Darwin's ideas came under fire from academic positions.

More often than not, students prefer club activities to academic classes.

However, in America, sports teams are generally chosen by skill, and academic courses by ability.

He regretted that he could not read the more academic logograms in the advanced book that he found trashed at the university.

I have no academic qualifications whatsoever.
(David Irving)

I was always more of an academic than a jock.
(Edwin Moses)

I'm an artist, I'm not an academic folklorist.
(Terri Windling)

I tried to oppose the academic to the marketplace.
(Ad Reinhardt)

Academic success depends on research and publications.
(Philip Zimbardo)

If your advertising goes unnoticed, everything else is academic.
(William Bernbach)

I instantly chucked my academic ambitions and began writing fiction full-time.
(Peter Straub)

I don't have the notion that everybody has to write in some single academic style.
(Clifford Geertz)

I was interested in implements of mass destruction - from an academic point of view.
(Dan Farmer)

I would not be able to pen an academic and dry diatribe. I have too much talent for that.
(Theo Van Gogh)

If I had been a member of the academic establishment, I could have done other experiments.
(Albert Ellis)

I haven't been the kind of writer about whom book-length academic studies have been written.
(Manuel Puig)

I am joining the government not from the academic position but from St. Petersburg city council.
(Anatoly Chubais)

Some people stay in the academic world just to avoid becoming self-aware. You can quote me on that.
(Michael McKean)

The academic area of new music or modern music festivals is not something which attracts me at all.
(Gavin Bryars)

It is an academic beacon.
(Forbes - Technology, )

They hardly ever do this in academic journals.
(Forbes - Education, )

Academic research digs up some surprising findings.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Raisin Weekend marks the formation of academic 'families'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Actor Alan Rickman, 69, has married the academic Rima Horton.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Golson sat out last season because of an academic impropriety.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The debate on how wealth is won is both academic and political.
(USA Today - Money, )

In lecture room G11, an academic conference was being prepared.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The energy secretary will return to academic life in California.
(The New York Times - Science, )

USA Community College Academic Team honors outstanding students.
(USA Today - National, )

Academic research shows that activists can have a positive effect.
(USA Today - Money, )

Raphael Golb was trying to defend his father's academic reputation.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Academic studies show successful investing is more than CEO picking.
(USA Today - Money, )

That's where research labs - both commercial and academic - come in.
(ZDNet UK, )

McLellan violated a school academic policy, according to a statement.
(USA Today - Sports, )

An academic assesses why Liverpool and Lady Thatcher never hit it off.
(BBC News - Politics, )

A theatrical director and an academic have produced a mesmerising world.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Fourth-ranked Tennessee has suspended four players for academic reasons.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Somewhere down among the blackboard wipers in the academic pecking order.
(The Independent - Business, )

Research-specialist awards aim to establish non-faculty academic careers.
(Nature, )

Research suggests this is having a serious impact on academic performance.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Furthermore these personality traits for academic success can be developed.
(Science Daily - News, )

Hardy was one of the five Notre Dame players investigated for academic fraud.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The Great Recession is officially relegated to Wikipedia and academic studies.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

And, of course, his greatest academic achievements are on the nature of money.
(Forbes - Technology, )

A new report calls for academic acceleration for America's brightest students.
(Science Daily - News, )

Investigation reveals the scope of the academic fraud: 3,100 students involved.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Russian academic Maria Gromakova's recent visit home to Moscow was bittersweet.
(Times Staff in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Six national champions were recognized by the N.C.A.A. for academic achievement.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Every once in a while, an academic argument turns into a social-media spectacle.
(Nature, )

Your average book-writing academic might be delighted to have a celebrity reader.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Stellar academic records may work against Asians as a group in college admissions.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The investigation involves academic violations at the University of North Carolina.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Other victims include individuals from a US academic organization and energy firms.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The moves were announced two months after a report found widespread academic fraud.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Long shot Academic won the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks on Sunday in record-setting time.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

NSHSS is made up of 830,000 members who have demonstrated high academic achievement.
(Forbes - Education, )

Academic and author Ellis Cashmore says the fight against doping in sport is misguided.
(CNN - World Sport, )

And it’s about time someone put a stop to it, a leading Italian academic has claimed.
(The Independent - World News, )

An academic calls the education provision for young children in Wales "a dog's dinner".
(BBC News - Politics, )

The academic had been distraught after his girlfriend was diagnosed with cancer in June.
(Daily Mail - News, )

L.A. Unified gets 15th national title as El Camino Real Charter wins Academic Decathlon.
(Jason Song in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

Innovative methods of drug discovery don’t always take place in an academic laboratory.
(Science Daily - News, )

Fifty years ago, academic science was a calling with few regulations or financial rewards.
(Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, )

The bad is that sports have become the dominant emotional marker of our academic journeys.
(Forbes - Education, )

In a talk at SXSW, two academic researchers shared insights -- and some outrageous photos.
(Forbes - Business, )

Sir David Attenborough's documentaries ignore animals' "gay" behaviour, an academic claims.
(Nick Collins in The Telegraph - Science news, )

The 74 people aboard Russia's Academic Shokalskiy have been trapped since 5am on Christmas.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Real Christmas trees are "better for your health" than artificial ones, an academic claims.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

China's artificial islands could be washed away unless erosion is addressed, academic says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Government labs should be subject to the same transparent oversight as academic facilities.
(Nature, )

An academic from Manchester Metropolitan University wins a top literary honour and £10,000.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Scientists look at more than half a million tweets to produced their academic Twitter study.
(Richard Holt in The Telegraph - Technology, )

When it comes to El Nino, -15 may be the years that launched a thousand academic papers.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A fashion academic explores the exploitation and celebration of women by the fashion industry.
(BBC News - Business, )

Academic achievers who suffer from memory loss after 55 years should take it as a warning sign.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A whole lot more than you think, says distinguished academic and feminist, Anne-Marie Slaughter.
(CNN - World Business, )

This can have a negative effect on their academic achievement, as well as later success in life.
(Science Daily - News, )

Students at the University of South Florida will be soaring to new academic heights, with drones.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Daniel Fessler is out at UCLA's Drake Track Stadium to do a bit of discreet academic observation.
(Geoffrey Mohan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

For decades, peer review has been used to help ensure academic research meets exacting standards.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Academic says Sir David Attenborough's documentaries fail to acknowledge animals' "gay" behaviour.
(Nick Collins in The Telegraph - Science news, )

Airlines should introduce "pay as you weigh" pricing for plane tickets, an academic has suggested.
(David Millward in The Telegraph - News, )

Girls’ ascendance in academic settings may portend a shift in the relative pay of men and women.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's reputation of academic superiority is well chronicled.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

A new business study provides academic support for the type of leader Apple execs say Jobs became.
(Science Daily - News, )

Labour proposes a new school-leaving qualification which combines vocational and academic learning.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

A leading defence academic says it's time for the Australian Defence Force Academy to be disbanded.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Twenty miles south of the Siberian city of Novosibirsk lies Akademgorodok, literally Academic Town.
(The Independent - World News, )

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