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Sentences with the adjective African

17 examples:

I need a drink after surviving play time with African children.

It is possible to nurture an African village by the money, which costs a subscription to iPhone.

Once more, a major business figure is predicting an African century.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

An international African art fair has opened in London, featuring the work of 70 artists.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

A photograph from the sky depicts a typical African town: tin roofs, lush trees and dusty roads.
(Robyn Dixon in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Cape Town is the first African city to be named World Design Capital. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
(CNN - World Business, )

Plus: The incredible story behind the needlepoint created by a young African girl, an interview with Glenna...
(Carolina A. Miranda in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Durban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games as it is confirmed as the venue for 2022.
(BBC Sport - Athletics, )

It's a showpiece drug that has the potential to end a disease that kills half a million African children a year.
(Fox News - Health, )

Bill Cosby gestures during an interview on Nov. 6 at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Equatorial Guinea forward Genoveva Anonma recalls having to prove her gender after the 2008 African Women's Championship.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

The BBC's Matthew Price reports from Lampedusa as a group of African child migrants are sent to a refugee centre in Sicily.
(BBC News - World News, )

For the second time in three years, the African city of Luanda has been declared the most expensive city in the world for expats.
(CNN - Travel, )

Award-winning director Andrea Segre parallels the problems of an African man who has lost his wife and an Italian boy without a father.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

An African boy found hidden in a suitcase that was smuggled across the border into Spain has been granted temporary permission to stay.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The stench of flesh rotting under the hot African sun hits before it reveals itself as a carcass and sun-bleached bones of a dead giraffe.
(The Independent - World News, )

Dr Johnnetta Betsch Cole, director of the National Museum of African Art in Washington DC, reflects on the life of her friend Maya Angelou.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Sentence with the progressive degree of the adjective African

1 example:

A new sound is bringing sunny positivity to the charts thanks to the input of African and African-heritage artists.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Sentences with the noun African

4 examples:

The African is my brother but he is my younger brother by several centuries.
(Albert Schweitzer)

The African is my brother-but he is my younger brother by several centuries.
(Albert Schweitzer)

The boss of the first African team to ride the Tour de France says an African will be on a Grand Tour podium within five years.
(BBC Sport - Cycling, )

Population geneticists compared the Y chromosomes of eight African and eight European men to understand why the chromosome is so puny.
(Science Daily - News, )


7 examples:

Why are African lions disappearing?

If I was going to the African continent where would be the safest and most sanitary place?

How would African fashion have evolved without colonisation?
(BBC News - World News, )

Why do African presidents insist on calling themselves doctors?
(BBC News - World News, )

Many of its African neighbours already have LTE networks - so what's the hold up in Kenya?
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Would Americans be willing to travel in the communitarian manner of African villagers if it meant saving a few bucks?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ever dreamed of caring for leopards, lions, cheetahs, wild dogs, baboons and other unreleasable orphaned and injured animals in an African wildlife sanctuary?
(The Vancouver Sun - Travel, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I can speak many African languages.

African folklore is very interesting.

African Americans demonstrated for civil rights.

I wish there were more African languages in Tatoeba.

He was a hero of the African campaign in World War II.

The congressman has been in the spotlight ever since his untoward remarks about African Americans.

When you watch television or listen to the radio, the music which you hear is often African in origin.

John Locke, the well-known philosopher of freedom, was a shareholder of the Royal African Company, which bought and sold slaves.

Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
(Vladimir Nabokov)

What's really good is African drum music.
(Fiona Apple)

I concentrate on the southern African subcontinent.
(Nigel Dennis)

Liberal whites are the greatest enemy of African Americans.
(James Meredith)

I believe in supporting African solutions to African problems.
(Donald M. Payne)

I am consciously trying not to make it sound Celtic or African.
(Joanna Newsom)

In short, we have, among African countries, a duty of solidarity.
(Omar Bongo)

The African prisoners are orderly and peaceable among themselves.
(Lewis Tappan)

We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism.
(Constance Baker Motley)

Gospel music rhythms are not African in origin, although I know that's what the jazz experts say.
(Mahalia Jackson)

Maybe if I go far enough back into my ancestry, I have African roots or something. I've got no idea.
(Mick Taylor)

I am African Caribbean.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The event was to raise funds for African education.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

There's nothing like hearing African music in Africa.
(The Independent - Travel, )

The African side were beaten -1 by Greece on Tuesday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

President Obama speaks to a summit of African leaders.
(USA Today - World, )

Prices of cocoa are soaring in affected African region.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

U.S. proposes to list African lions as a threatened species.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Last week the world lost a beloved African lion named Cecil.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

CNN's Alex Thomas talks to African football chief Issa Hayatou.
(CNN - World Sport, )

The Pentagon forms two quick-reaction forces to reach African crises.
(USA Today - World, )

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: She sounded African, but I couldn’t swear to it.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The story of African Americans is told year-round at many institutions.
(USA Today - Travel, )

When he arrived, Freddie Flintoff was gobsmacked by the African jungle.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

African fish called mormyrids communicate by means of electric signals.
(Science Daily - News, )

In fact, for women and African Americans, it more than doubles the risk.
(Science Daily - News, )

President Obama speaks to participants of an African fellowship program.
(USA Today - World, )

Slight increase in women, no increase of Hispanics or African Americans.
(USA Today - Money, )

To redefine African luxury for Nigerians—and for the rest of the world.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

It is the huge, tragic surge of African migrants across the Mediterranean.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The aim is to show the world what the African fashion industry has to offer.
(BBC News - World News, )

African tigerfish have been filmed catching swallows in flight by scientists.
(BBC News - World News, )

African tigerfish have been filmed by scientists catching swallows in flight.
(BBC News - World News, )

African teams have promised so much, but achieved so little at the World Cup.
(CNN - World Sport, )

The hundreds lost in ship tragedies since 2011 were largely African migrants.
(USA Today - World, )

Projections of African ecological responses to climate change diverge widely.
(Nature Climate Change, )

A museum in Iowa says someone has stolen an 18-pound African leopard tortoise.
(Fox News - U.S., )

African festivals celebrate everything from rose harvests to religious saints.
(CNN - Travel, )

African Start-Up meets Damian Chanda -- the founder of Lusaka-based DT Roofing.
(CNN - World Business, )

DeNiro is there, so is Uzo and Chiwetel as African leaders dine at White House.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Even children in African villages want to access music and videos from the web.
(Forbes - Business, )

Migrant African workers are increasingly turning to bitcoin to send money home.
(The Independent - Business, )

African giant pouched rats are trained to detect landmines by a non-profit org.
(USA Today - World, )

Bill and Camille Cosby's acclaimed art collection to show at African art museum.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Landmines across African towns and villages remain a problem for the population.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Plus: a fine art film festival, African spirits reconceived, and an L.A.-born...
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

It's the African cash cow that produces oil, diamonds and more recently, fashion.
(Forbes - Business, )

Chinua Achebe, the grand old man of African letters, has died in America, aged 82.
(Jon Stock in The Telegraph - Culture, )

Region would have been more like African savannah until 2,000 years ago, they say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Yaya Touré was named African Footballer of the Year for the fourth time in a row.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani has apologised for calling Jamaica an African team.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Assessment of African giraffe finds numbers dropping due to poaching, habitat loss.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Job creation is key for the U.S. to claw back China's grip on the African continent.
(CNN - World Business, )

Pinckney was one of nine people slain at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
(NBC News, )

African basketball players get a training masterclass from NBA stars in Johannesburg.
(CNN - World Business, )

Fighting continued Thursday as African leaders met in an attempt to end the violence.
(USA Today - World, )

The new website Your African Safari helps travelers assess operators and itineraries.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Morocco is undeniably becoming a strategic platform to address the African continent.
(CNN - Technology, )

Yaya Toure has been nominated for the BBC's African footballer of the year award 2013.
(BBC Sport, )

Scientists successfully produced embryos from African lions via assisted reproduction.
(Science Daily - News, )

African vultures face an increasing risk of fatal poisoning, according to new research.
(Science Daily - News, )

Alex Thomas previews the African Cup of Nations final between Nigeria and Burkina Faso.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Algeria and Cameroon began with away wins in the final round of African Cup qualifiers.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Victor Moses has been nominated for the BBC's African footballer of the year award 2013.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Preserved footprints in African diamond mine show passage of both dinosaurs and mammals.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Hispanics are 4% and African Americans 2% of Facebook's U.S. workforce, same as in 2014.
(USA Today - Money, )

My wife and I have the head of an African impala mounted on the wall over our fireplace.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Europe's leading international African art fair is being held in Somerset House in London.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

This year, African entrepreneurs built businesses that can solve the continent's problems.
(CNN - Technology, )

More problems for Rep. of Congo at African Cup as bus breaks down on three-hour road trip.
(USA Today - Soccer, )

Researchers have proposed renaming the golden jackal in Africa as the African golden wolf.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Liberia is one of the latest African countries to strike gold. CNN's Errol Barnett reports.
(CNN - World Business, )

An obscure French businessman is offered as a key figure in late-Eighties African politics.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Henri Matisse, Brazilian artists with African roots and jeweler David Webb are represented.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

African cichlid fish's memory of feeding areas can span up to twelve days, scientists show.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

How the African Development Bank has helped the Ivory Coast get back on its financial feet.
(BBC News - Business, )

Zambia captain Christopher Katongo is voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2012.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

As hosts of daytime game and talk shows, African Americans have been pulling in big ratings.
(Greg Braxton and Meg James in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The stars as seen through African eyes, a new space grows in Larchmont and shows in garages.
(Carolina A. Miranda in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

He oversees all four of Djembe’s African offices in Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria and Ghana.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

From samba and carnival to food, music and religion, African culture is everywhere in Brazil.
(CNN - World News, )

White lion is a rare color mutation of the Kruger subspecies of African lion. About 90 exist.
(USA Today - World, )

Economist Jeffrey Sachs says Bill Gates is wrong on his African economic-development project.
(CNBC, )

African Start-Up meets the team behind the Amagara, a Ugandan skincare line launched in 2012.
(CNN - World Business, )

She will be responsible for the care of eight African lions at Pembrokeshire Zoo, Folly Farm.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

There are several reasons why only 8% of major league baseball players are African Americans.
(Forbes - Business, )

How taekwondo took Mahama Cho from bullied African child to aspiring British Olympic fighter.
(BBC Sport, )

Saba Douglas-Hamilton fled the suburbs to raise her three daughters deep in the African bush.
(Mike Pflanz in The Telegraph - Travel, )

A beloved lion who usually roamed within the confines of an African conservation park is dead.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Patrick Ngowi, a 28 year-old African, has made millions providing solar products to Tanzanians.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

African Start-Up meets Teta Isibo who owns a jewelery and accessory business in Kigali, Rwanda.
(CNN - World Business, )

You don’t need to go to the African savannahs or the Amazonian rainforests to find wild life.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

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