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Question with the verb Acknowledge

1 example:

Did you acknowledge his letter?

Negative question with the verb Acknowledge

1 example:

Why don't you want to acknowledge that you're wrong?

Sentences with the verb Acknowledge

66 examples:

I acknowledge my mistake.

I acknowledge your kindness.

I acknowledge it to be true.

I must acknowledge the evidence.

You should acknowledge your failure.

Yes, sorry, I forgot to acknowledge it.

I hereby beg to acknowledge your letter.

Tom didn't even have the decency to acknowledge his mistake.

Is it an example of blatant pandering to the Indian audience, or more of a gentle kiss blown to acknowledge their enduring love for the Spider-Man movies?
(Rob Cain, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

You have to acknowledge that Washington D.C. is not Paris.
(Forbes - Business, )

Don’t be afraid to acknowledge you don’t know everything.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Ava DuVernay says we should acknowledge and celebrate our differences.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Ryan Kesler lowered his voice, as if reluctant to acknowledge the past.
(Lance Pugmire in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

Yep, the Clippers have arrived. Even the Lakers have to acknowledge them now.
(Mike Bresnahan in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Experts say we must acknowledge the emotional and cultural meanings guns hold.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - National, )

Jim Harbaugh jogged onto the field and waved his cap to acknowledge his admirers.
(Fox News - Sports, )

But they are also quick to acknowledge the American people don't necessarily agree.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

As the gunners mark the 50th anniversary this weekend, we acknowledge their bravery.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Even the hermit kingdom seems to acknowledge the potential of the Internet of Things.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Analysis: You have to acknowledge she stood up, took responsibility and did not hide.
(USA Today - Tennis, )

Both Reagans have been widely criticized for being slow to acknowledge the AIDS crisis.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

China's Communist Party chose not to acknowledge the 50th anniversary of the Cultural Revolution.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Son of former dictator has rebuffed calls to acknowledge the abuses committed during his father's rule.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

So it's only right that we should acknowledge how good they looked on Wednesday night at London Stadium.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

An Ottawa judge who crudely criticized two fellow judges on Facebook is poised to acknowledge her misconduct.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

However, the publisher, De Agostini, is refusing to acknowledge a payment I made by cheque, which was cashed.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Kanye West once rapped "I miss the old Kanye" to acknowledge a frequent complaint from fans about his behavior.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

West Bromwich Albion speak with James McClean after the winger refused to acknowledge the British national anthem.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Those in the digital marketing space know of its existence but are often times reluctant to acknowledge its presence.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The traditional radiation community has been slow to acknowledge the ramifications of nuclear accidents for wildlife.
(USA Today - World, )

Minnesota rallied for a -2 win over the Kings, who acknowledge they have to be ready for teams fighting for the postseason.
(Lisa Dillman in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

I want to acknowledge the extraordinary determined efforts of my wife Judy, forty four and a half years, we've been married.
(Fox News - World, )

To see the Earth's ecology forest for its trees, first we have to acknowledge there aren't many large, intact forests around.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

GLAAD said it was "unacceptable" that Lilly Wachowski was forced to acknowledge her transgender status by a reporter's inquiry.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

The Bank of Japan's governor acknowledge the struggle to "anchor" inflation expectation at the central bank's 2 percent target.
(CNBC, )

Acknowledge it and avoid using old and outdated beliefs about it when communicating with new, existing, and soon-to-be retirees.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The Atlanta Symphony’s music director and principal guest conductor urge management to acknowledge the players’ concessions.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Unlike the gender-inequality debate taking place in Silicon Valley, the Chinese tech industry has yet to acknowledge the problem.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Canadian-Armenian filmmaker Atom Egoyan wants Turkey to acknowledge the killing of an estimated 1.5 million Armenians a century ago.
(The Early Edition in CBC News - Canada, )

Many decisions about whose work is recognized are at least partially arbitrary, and we should acknowledge that, argues Simine Vazire.
(Nature, )

San Diego Opera's leaders acknowledge a 'tough' road to keep the company open as calls for new leadership grow after abrupt closure vote.
(David Ng and Mike Boehm in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Sinn Féin wants the assembly to acknowledge the Haass proposals as an opportunity to take significant steps forward on a number of issues.
(BBC News - Politics, )

When bladder cancer patients are well-informed by their physicians, they acknowledge that tobacco use was likely the cause of their disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

Bob Dylan's failure to acknowledge his Nobel Prize in literature is "impolite and arrogant", according to a member of the body that awards it.
(BBC News - World News, )

One of the scientists who developed the theory of the Higgs boson says the particle should be renamed to acknowledge the contributions of others.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

ROB DRAPER: Lionel Messi embraced the coaching staff then raised his arms above his head to acknowledge the thousands of celebrating Argentinians.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The company appears to acknowledge the limitations of its current hardware and seems open to upgrading, without mentioning how much that may cost.
(Alan Ohnsman, Forbes Staff in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

To acknowledge its importance in the history of metropolitan culture, bits of it are being auctioned off to members, all proceeds going to charity.
(The Independent - People, )

Celebrity chef Paula Deen denies she's ever told racial jokes, but she did acknowledge using the "N" word, according to her deposition in a lawsuit.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

The Bucs are trying to sell new coach Lovie Smith as a pragmatic problem solver, but the franchise appears reluctant to acknowledge its own failures.
(USA Today - NFL, )

China’s piling the pressure on Taiwan’s President-elect Tsai Ing-wen to acknowledge the "One-China" policy days before she officially takes over.
(CNBC, )

The Senate has backed a Labor motion to acknowledge the significant contribution of the Whitlam government in "inspiring and transforming" the nation.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

When we converse about biological evolution, we acknowledge that 100% of geologists know that biological evolution has been acting for 4 billion years.
(Forbes - Technology, )

They come in, you acknowledge them; and most of the time wish they were texts or that you could do something more useful with them than just hit Reply.
(Forbes - Technology, )

However, this year handled the big Season 8 reveal in a different way in an effort to acknowledge the recent tragedy that befell the show’s production.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Not all of these businesses are actively engaging in an ongoing marketing strategy through these platforms, but they still acknowledge the potential there.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Television viewers were left confused after BT Sport commentators failed to acknowledge the tribute to victims of the Bradford fire during the FA Cup final.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A new study shows that cat owners regularly underestimate their cats' kill counts, and are unwilling to acknowledge the ecological damage done by their pets.
(UPI - Science News, )

The Conservative MP, a close ally of Margaret Thatcher, had a daughter named Flora with his mistress Sara Keays but refused to acknowledge the girl publicly.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Whatever happens in next week’s election, advocates of globalization will have to acknowledge the concerns from both sides of the spectrum, Greg Ip writes.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Yet, in order to grow and improve we must first be willing to acknowledge our areas of weakness; we must accept who we are in order to become something better.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Oklahoma teachers (above, protesting in the Capitol last week) plan to return to the classroom, though they acknowledge that their walkout fell short of its goals.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

One of the scientists who developed the theory of the Higgs boson says the particle should be renamed to acknowledge the contributions of others involved in the work.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

But when one of its top officials was asked during a board meeting how much in performance fees was paid to private-equity managers, he had to acknowledge no one knew.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

America's greatest vulnerability is its continued inability to acknowledge the extent of its adversaries' capabilities when it comes to cyber threats, says Ian Bremmer.
(CNBC, )

We should acknowledge the dark side of attitudes to the Nazis not only within the Royal Family, but throughout Britain’s ruling class, before 1939, writes MAX HASTINGS.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Negative sentences with the verb Acknowledge

3 examples:

He didn't acknowledge defeat.

Questioners do not acknowledge witness responses since judgment of the case is the job of judge and jury.

The attack, which Israel did not acknowledge, threatened to rekindle longstanding tensions between Israel and Hezbollah.
(The New York Times - World News, )


3 examples:

Is it so difficult to actually acknowledge this pernicious bias and actively discourage all-male boards?
(Nature Biotechnology, )

If we can acknowledge that millennials are experiencing life very differently from past generations, why are we still giving them the same retirement savings advice?
(Jessica Lutz, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

When will the federal government acknowledge that the ideology behind their proposed budgetary measures are deeply unfair and unpopular? ("Uni reforms in turmoil", December 3)?
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

We acknowledge receipt of your letter.

Do not forget to acknowledge sources precisely.

Customers might acknowledge the help they need.

Most would acknowledge that he was a sparkling young man.

Tom seems to be unwilling to acknowledge that Mary is a better swimmer than he is.

Even though I disagree with what you say, I fully acknowledge your right to say it.

In America we are reluctant to acknowledge that speech patterns are tied to social class.

First acknowledge then deny – one for and one against – and then you are in a powerful position.

Superstitions derive from the inability of men to acknowledge that coincidences are merely coincidences.

Science must acknowledge mistakes as it marks its past.
(Nature, )

Strong leaders step up and acknowledge that mistakes were made.
(John Baldoni, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

They were deep in a grief that many people are afraid to acknowledge.
(NBC Today, )

Many companies acknowledge the importance of building a diverse team.
(Jeff Kauflin, Forbes Staff in Forbes - Business, )

Google has acknowledge the issue and said that it's working on a fix.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

More elderly receive high-risk medications than the plans acknowledge.
(Science Daily - News, )

There's no reason for Michael Jordan to further acknowledge LaVar Ball.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - NBA, )

Key to any diet is committing to stick with it, researchers acknowledge.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Oscar host Chris Rock didn't merely acknowledge the elephant in the room.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Acknowledge the malignant genius of the functionary who became an emperor.
(The Independent - Football, )

But members acknowledge they have no choice but to finish in barely 90 days.
(Forbes - Business, )

But the company’s executives acknowledge the medium still has a way to go.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

It is time to acknowledge that swimming lessons are hard work - for parents.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The hardest financial problems to solve are the ones you won’t acknowledge.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

You don't have to be an avid fan to acknowledge that 2012 offered some great TV.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Boston company sponsors trip to acknowledge sacrifice, pain of grieving families.
(USA Today - National, )

James himself was the first to acknowledge Durant and his special night afterward.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - NBA, )

Some strategies: Acknowledge your weaknesses, press for specifics, don’t overreact.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

His essay accuses Gov. McCrory of refusing to acknowledge transgender people and rights.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

It’s perfectly normal to acknowledge that a few gaps may exist in your financial life.
(Scott Spann, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

In business and life, it's important to acknowledge those whose help make the difference.
(USA Today - Money, )

Their campaigns acknowledge their ground games need to be strong to lead them to victory.
(Meagan Fitzpatrick in CBC News - Politics, )

They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

Companies rarely acknowledge customers who fill out those ubiquitous satisfaction surveys.
(Science Daily - News, )

We may grieve the loss of the young radical yet also acknowledge a more grown-up personality.
(Daily Mail - News, )

He has refused to acknowledge that Russia orchestrated hacking during last year’s election.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

After two preseason games, Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano can acknowledge a few things.
(UPI - News, )

But the net impact is strongly positive, more so than most commentators at present acknowledge.
(The Independent - Business, )

The Lakers' season already started sinking when Kobe Bryant was forced to acknowledge something.
(Mike Bresnahan in Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

An old Dr. Seuss' drawing underscores a dark side of the iconic author's history few acknowledge.
(CNBC, )

Jim Rutledge would be the first to acknowledge this has been a miserable year on the golf course.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

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

I see the benefits, but acknowledge that it is not necessarily the best choice for every situation.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It also teases: This comedy's malapropisms come as one tongue does its best to acknowledge another.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Canada has refused to acknowledge that Native nations have the right to cross the border unimpeded.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

In Australia, women who miscarry can now apply for a certificate to formally acknowledge their loss.
(Eleanor Tucker in The Telegraph - Mother Tongue, )

He has consistently refused to acknowledge Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Okay, right off the bat, I'm going to acknowledge that I'm not the poster child for all working moms.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

But acknowledge to yourself that you don’t have an organization that is maximizing it’s potential.
(My Say, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

In “My Husband’s Not Gay,” a special on TLC, Mormon men acknowledge having a same-sex attraction.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Wagner's winning strategy depended on identifying companies too small for most analysts to acknowledge.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on a covert military project the U.S. Air Force won't even acknowledge exists.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Military and vigilantes forces acknowledge the crucial support of hunters in the fight against Boko Haram.
(William Wolfe-Wylie,Paul Hantiuk in CBC News - World, )

Benjamin Netanyahu won't acknowledge it, but the nuclear agreement with Iran strengthens Israeli security.
(The New York Times - World News, )

John Ridley and Steve McQueen won Oscar awards Sunday night, but failed to thank or acknowledge each other.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Their phones are suffering from 'touch disease,' an engineering flaw Apple is yet to acknowledge or remedy.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Even fans of dividend-paying stocks acknowledge that they're looking riskier, a result of their own success.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

It isn't merely terrifying that Ed Miliband is hell bent on repeating the mistakes he refuses to acknowledge.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Today, even some critics of Ralph Nader’s 1965 book acknowledge its impact on the auto industry and safety.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Labor says the government must acknowledge its drought package isn't working and go back to the drawing board.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Karren Brady was forced to acknowledge that the deadwood in this week's episode of The Apprentice were female.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The makers of Catholic abuse drama Spotlight acknowledge a character in the film was not accurately portrayed.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

CTV News co-anchor Mike Killeen led them through it to acknowledge convener Jacqui Cohen’s day-earlier 64th.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

Several of these leaders acknowledge that the most influential person to the MOOC landscape has been Salman Khan.
(Forbes - Education, )

We can admire the work of artists who have done terrible things, but only if we frankly acknowledge their misdeeds.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Austin Beutner, who has never run a school or a school district, is quick to acknowledge that he has much to learn.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

"Jonathan Martin refused to acknowledge massive crowd surge forward during my speech in South Carolina," Trump says.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Politics, )

The 16-time Grand Slam champion takes time to acknowledge those dealing with Hurricane Irma and the Mexico earthquake.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Tennis, )

It’s an interesting thought experiment but it doesn’t really acknowledge why people buy consoles in the first place.
(Forbes - Business, )

Canadian military officers privately acknowledge Canada’s impact on the bombing campaign in Syria has been almost nil.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Why won't people wake up and acknowledge the real risk to unborn babies is when mothers are obese, SADIE NICHOLAS writes.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Stan Wawrinka is the first to acknowledge he hasn't always been the most consistent player — or the strongest mentally.
(Howard Fendrich in CBC News - World, )

Louis police officers will be required each month to read and acknowledge an order reiterating the rights of journalists.
(Fox News - U.S., )

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: It’s time to acknowledge that England have some major issues to address following defeat to France.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

"They (the special counsel's office) acknowledge the fact that they can't indict us," Giuliani told NBC News on Wednesday.
(NBC News, )

The actress Alyssa Milano urged people to acknowledge on social media if they had experienced sexual harassment or assault.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

While the Pirates acknowledge McCutchen, Cole departures were painful, they insist they shouldn't be lumped in with others.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Sports, )

Waymo accused Levandowski of stealing confidential documents and asserting the Fifth seems to acknowledge criminal liability.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

But it is one thing to acknowledge that this is the case or even to claim to encourage all kinds of people to display leadership.
(Forbes - Business, )

Thrill ride developers at Busch Gardens acknowledge that the park's newest attraction might not be everyone's idea of a good time.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Physicians acknowledge that they ask their patients questions that, in any other context, would be considered nosy and meddlesome.
(Melissa Healy in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

The help of diversity awards also acknowledge the universal qualities and sales potential for titles by/about marginalized cultures.
(Forbes - Business, )

The President has, at the time of writing, yet to publicly acknowledge the massacre, let alone offer any public words of condolence.
(CNN - World News, )

Both the US and UK acknowledge that the Russian jet that crashed over Egypt "may well have been brought down by an explosive device".
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The federal government will formally acknowledge its role in forcibly relocating the Sayisi Dene 60 years ago and offer compensation.
(Donna Carreiro in CBC News - Politics, )

From car design to drug discovery, the failure to acknowledge sex differences can be costly and even lethal, argues Londa Schiebinger.
(Nature, )

Shannon Gormley and the Citizen acknowledge the support of the Aga Khan Foundation Canada and the Canadian Association of Journalists.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

The US and Russian presidents acknowledge at the G8 summit they have a different stance on Syria but do agree to push for Geneva talks.
(BBC News - World News, )

"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts used a Facebook post to acknowledge what friends and co-workers have long known: She's gay.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

The CIA releases documents which for the first time acknowledge its key role in the 1953 coup which ousted Iranian PM Mohammad Mossadeq.
(BBC News - World News, )

Political leaders in Wales are looking to positive economic signs at the start of 2014 but acknowledge many people are still struggling.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Navarro, a CNN commentator, has been a consistent booster of Mr. Bush, but she seemed to acknowledge on Tuesday that she had overreached.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Dr William Bird, who advises Public Health England, says the NHS should acknowledge the power of the great outdoors as a medical treatment.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A preliminary analysis from CSUF found that respondents faced barriers including not wanting to acknowledge that they were having problems.
(NBC News Health, )

In a country-wide poll to acknowledge World Hearing Day on Friday, more than 1,000 people across the UK have revealed their favourite sound.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

US authorities acknowledge a data breach affecting the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security - but downplay its severity.
(BBC News - World News, )

Brands like H-P and Apple say they are working to make sure the student labor complies with local laws, but acknowledge that violations occur.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Instead, witnesses and defendants would promise to tell the truth without mentioning God and would acknowledge they could be jailed if they lie.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Now, nearly 100 years on, his family is joining campaigners in calling on the Government to acknowledge in Parliament his First World War effort.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Officials acknowledge they have barely made a dent in the larger, longer-term campaign to kill the ideology that animates the terrorist movement.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Libya’s new unity government, which was formed in December, has struggled to enforce its authority, which rival factions refuse to acknowledge.
(The New York Times - World News, )

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