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Examples of accustom

Sentences with the verb accustom

8 examples:

It took a long time to accustom myself to the noise.

The teacher tried to accustom the children to school.

You have to accustom yourself to the crowded trains in Tokyo.

Children are quick to accustom themselves to new surroundings.

She found it necessary to accustom her child to getting up early.

I should never have thought, dear boy of mine, that you were so dainty and fussy about your food. Bad, very bad! In this world, even as children, we must accustom ourselves to eat of everything, for we never know what life may hold in store for us!

We can accustom ourselves to anything.
(Latin proverb)

Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul.
(Saint Teresa of Avila)

Negative sentences with the verb accustom

2 examples:

She couldn't accustom herself to New England winters.

Do not accustom yourself to use big words for little matters.
(Samuel Johnson)

Other sentences

4 examples:

You will soon accustom yourself to the new life.

You must quickly accustom yourself to your new school.

Never chain your dogs together with sausages. One must accustom one's self to be bored.
(John Berger)

The pair are shining examples that the domestic game in England can develop players who are as accustom to the technical rigours of modern football as their European counterparts.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

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