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Questions with the noun Abolition

2 examples:

Philip Hammond pulled a trick with the abolition of stamp duty for first-time buyers, but was that enough to make us to forget the gloomy economic news?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

More than 150 years after the abolition of slavery and more than 50 years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about immigrants have ripped open a jarring debate in the United States and around the world: Is the American president racist?
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Sentences with the noun Abolition

44 examples:

The abolition of slavery in Europe eventually reached America.

The abolition of slavery in Europe eventually reached the American continent.

Mobile users celebrate the abolition of mobile roaming charges within the European Union.
(BBC News - World News, )

Australian business leaders say the abolition of the carbon tax will help restore confidence.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The reduction - worth £1.10 for a car - is the first step towards the abolition of the charge.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A new Labour group is launched to campaign for the abolition of the monarchy - but not too loudly.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Barclays has claimed a first with the abolition of passwords and the use of voice recognition instead.
(ZDNet UK, )

These days, sober second thought involving the Canadian Senate includes the merits of hastening its abolition.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The Chancellor, George Osborne, has announced the abolition of Air Passenger Duty (APD) for younger travellers.
(The Independent - Travel, )

The court said Canada’s Constitution requires significant provincial consent for reform, and unanimity for abolition.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court of Canada hears a case concerning the abolition of data collected in the long-gun registry.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

China's "re-education through labour" camps appear to be closing, one week after their abolition was formally signed into law.
(BBC News - World News, )

A first-day salvo by new Palmer United Party senators is unlikely to stop the abolition of the carbon tax, the government believes.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The Abbott government faces questions over its commitment to fighting the dementia epidemic after the abolition of a key funding package.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The tiny 110-year-old Socialist Party of Great Britain, which believes in the abolition of money, has cash and property assets of £1.3m.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for the abolition of nuclear weapons, on the 70th anniversary of the Nagasaki atomic bombing.
(BBC News - World News, )

China is expected to welcome as many as eight million extra new babies each year after the abolition of the controversial one-child policy.
(NBC News Health, )

Businesses groups say Australians can look forward to cheaper power bills and lower grocery prices following the abolition of the carbon tax.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Scuffles break out in London during a student protest march calling for the abolition of tuition fees and the retention of maintenance grants.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Scottish Labour's Kezia Dugdale calls for the abolition of the House of Lords and its replacement by an elected second chamber based in Glasgow.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Alleged victims have criticised the defence force's handling of abuse claims, some calling for an inquiry, others the abolition of the cadet academy.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

There were brief scuffles in London during a student protest march calling for the abolition of tuition fees and the retention of maintenance grants.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

In the looking-glass world of modern central banking, almost nothing is taboo, with even the abolition of cash discussed seriously by top monetary wonks.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

When a boxer dies after a fight the sport becomes hard to defend, but in a tolerant society any thought of abolition should be resisted, writes Ben Dirs.
(BBC Sport, )

While no one has been prosecuted under the law since 1879, advocating the abolition of the British monarchy is still a crime, the government admitted Friday.
(UPI - News, )

An automotive group has called for the abolition of indirect tyre pressure monitoring systems after finding they don't work under real-world driving conditions.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A simpler charging structure and a reduction of fees, including the abolition of the unpaid item fee, will help customers who occasionally use an informal overdraft.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Representatives of the Socialist Party of Great Britain explain how the party is working for the abolition of capitalism and the introduction of a classless society.
(BBC News - Politics, )

China formally approved on Saturday easing its decades-long one-child policy and the abolition of a controversial labor camp system, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
(NBC News, )

Of all the counter-productive measures brought in by governments in recent years, the abolition of the paper tax disc in 2014 should surely be put at the very top of a shameful list.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Labour party delegates have voted in favour of a motion put forward by the Socialist Educational Association which would lead to the abolition of selective schooling systems in England.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A “citizens’ jury” convened by one of the world’s big four accountancy firms has called for the abolition of inheritance tax but new higher council tax bands on high-value properties.
(The Independent - Business, )

Brexit ringleader Jacob Rees Mogg's threat came as MPs are set to debate the future of the House of Lords after more than 100,000 people signed a petition demanding a referendum on abolition.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The demonstration was organised by the 269 Life campaign group as part of the World Day for the Abolition of Meat, which has taken place in major cities around the world every year since 2009.
(Daily Mail - News, )

White House announces the abolition of the Public Health Service Review, simplifying the process involving research applications to study medical marijuana and its possible medicinal contributions.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The prolonged death of Clayton D. Lockett in Oklahoma produced more than the usual horror in Europe, with Britain and France condemning the execution and calling for the abolition of the death penalty.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Chief Constable Anthony Bangham called for the abolition of the 10 per cent ‘buffer’ over the speed limit that most forces in Britain allow and suggested drivers should be punished if they exceed it by 1mph.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The United Nations declared December 2 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, and with the holidays fast approaching, it’s the ideal time for every business to think about 2016 New Year’s Resolutions.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Clive Palmer's insistence on harsh penalties for companies caught withholding price cuts after the abolition of the carbon tax, has fuelled the impression that the Abbott government is being dictated to by the cross-benches.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

British Prime Minister David Cameron launched into a spirited defence of his country Friday, rhyming off a list of British accomplishments that included philosophy, the industrial revolution, the abolition of slavery and One Direction.
(CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Nearly 100,000 Filipinos angry at official corruption marched through in the capital and other cities to demand the abolition of a misused fund for legislators' pet projects, in one of the biggest ever protests aimed at the current government.
(CBC News - World, )

In his speech, Paul spoke of the need for school choice as a way to bridge the gap between what Martin Luther King Jr. called the “two Americas.” Over the years, Paul has advocated for the abolition of the Department of Education and Common Core State Standards.
(Forbes - Education, )

Democrats approved a draft of the party platform early Saturday that includes steps to break up large Wall Street banks, advocates for a $15 an hour wage and urges the abolition of the death penalty, reflecting the influence of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Documentaries have become a prime platform for exploring race and class distinctions, with two worthy examples arriving the same week. "Class Divide," on HBO, exposes the impact of gentrification on a New York neighborhood, while Netflix's "13th" delves into wholesale incarceration of African-American men, connecting that to the 13th Amendment and the abolition of slavery.
(CNN - Entertainment, )


2 examples:

Mobile ads may be annoying for phone users - but what would their abolition mean for the tech industry?
(BBC News - Business, )

Or perhaps you feel the 94-year-old king consort is a living, breathing argument for the immediate abolition of the monarchy?
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Other sentences

27 examples:

Abolition of slavery made a big change.

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall has been a long supporter of Senate abolition.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

In my mind, chief among these is the almost universal abolition of suitable footwear.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Schools say abolition of free school meals for the youngest pupils will come at a cost.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Spending watchdog the Audit Commission, which is set for abolition, should be "reinvented", a think tank concludes.
(BBC News - Politics, )

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation says there is confusion about its future, with an abolition bill still before parliament.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The Australian National Retailers Assocation says Australian consumers will receive the full benefit of the carbon tax abolition.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

After voting against Senate abolition last year, Saskatchewan Party members now say they favour ditching Parliament's upper house.
(CBC News - Politics, )

A restless toddler squirming in his grasp, China's abolition of its one-child policy could not be further from Ma Qingtian's mind.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Two senators, a premier and NDP Leader Tom Mulcair all weigh in on what political body is ultimately responsible for Senate reform or abolition.
(CBC News in CBC News - Politics, )

The photographs of the women have long drawn protests from feminists and a petition calling for its abolition has attracted more than 200,000 signatures.
(Daily Mail - News, )

MPs are to debate the government's proposed abolition of the Agricultural Wages Board, which ministers say is obsolete but Labour argues is vital to the rural economy.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

It was abolished last year, but the Parliamentary Justice Select Committee is looking at the effect of abolition on Channel Islands firms, in particular flower growers.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Pope Francis has called for the worldwide abolition of the death penalty, saying the commandment 'You shall not kill' was valid for the guilty as well as for the innocent.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The Labour leader and shadow chancellor Ed Balls set out a 10-point plan - including the effective abolition of 'non-dom' status - and challenged rival parties to match it.
(Daily Mail - News, )

One of the Coalition’s most unpopular and punitive policies is finally on track for abolition, after Labour and the Liberal Democrats united to vote against the bedroom tax.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is seeking provincial allies as he's "turning on the light to Senate abolition" just as the premier of this home province of Quebec spoke out against the plan.
(Chloe Fedio in CBC News - Politics, )

In his session-ending press conference, Government Leader Peter Van Loan says the Conservatives would welcome proposals from the provinces for Senate reform or abolition of the Senate.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Politics, )

Professor Patrick Pullicino, pictured, said he still regularly sees severely dehydrated patients on hospital wards despite he abolition of the controversial Liverpool Care Pathway last year.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Another expert, Professor Patrick Pullicino, pictured, said he still regularly sees severely dehydrated patients on hospital wards despite he abolition of the controversial Liverpool Care Pathway last year.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Manorial rights dating back to the feudal era which still grant their owners powers over swathes of Britain, affecting everything from the holding of fairs to mineral extraction, should be considered for abolition according to MPs.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

A century and a half after the end of the Civil War, the Smithsonian National Postal Museum in Washington, D.C., last week opened an exhibition of stamps and mail that tell the everyday story of slavery, abolition and civil rights.
(Mary Forgione in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Supporters of AIM are jubilant about its dramatic improvement in fortunes in recent months – and they hope last week's abolition of stamp duty on purchases of AIM-listed shares will be another shot in the arm for London's junior market.
(The Independent - Business, )

By Joan Bryden OTTAWA — Revelations from Mike Duffy’s fraud trial and a looming audit report on the expense excesses of his fellow senators will doubtless fuel demands for an overhaul or outright abolition of Canada’s reviled Senate.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Ontario's intervention in the federal government's Supreme Court reference on the future of the Senate will argue that abolition would require the consensus of all regions of the country, according to a source who spoke to The Canadian Press.
(CBC News - Canada, )

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is slapping a moratorium on new Senate appointments just weeks before a federal election campaign, looking to shore up his party’s position on the file and force provinces into accepting reforms or abolition for the scandal-plagued upper chamber.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

But while William Wilberforce's reputation and Britain's relatively early abolition of slavery (compared to America, anyway) might have led to habitual back-patting, Britain's Forgotten Slave Owners painfully, and quite rightly, sets the record of this country's abhorrent 200-year exploitation of other humans straight.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

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