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Questions with the verb Adapt

3 examples:

Can you adapt yourself to the new job?

Or, should we adapt the way our organizations work?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

How do you adapt online retail to the specific needs of markets that are much less developed than the U.S. or Europe?
(Forbes - Business, )

Negative question with the verb Adapt

1 example:

Why don't you adapt your way of life to circumstances?

Sentences with the verb Adapt

43 examples:

Tom will adapt quickly.

You have to adapt to circumstances.

We must adapt to today's harsh realities.

You must adapt to a variety of conditions.

I am slow to adapt myself to new circumstances.

We must adapt our plan to these new circumstances.

He tried to adapt himself to his new surroundings.

He tried to adapt his conduct to his new environment.

She found it difficult to adapt herself to her new entourage.

It is difficult to adapt oneself to sudden changes of temperature.

Young people adapt themselves to something sooner than old people.

She found it was difficult to adapt herself to her new surroundings.

Complaining about something is one way to adapt yourself to a new environment.

Such an alert man as he couldn't have failed to adapt himself to the new situation.

The sons have more difficulties than the daughters to adapt themselves to living in London.

The curry they serve in Japan is milder than real Indian curry. They adapt it to Japanese tastes.

We have to adapt and overcome, that's all we can do.
(Frank Knight)

We must adapt, and quickly.
(Nature Physics, )

Meetings are underway with writers to adapt the material.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

Imperative Enterainment aims to adapt the book as a television series.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The company intends to adapt the material for a scripted television series.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Researchers discovered that ancient man was able to adapt to climate change.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Apple developers would also have to adapt to iOS 9 supporting the iPhone 4S.
(Forbes - Technology, )

As a company we either had to adapt or die, and we weren't about to give up.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The director says he will adapt a book by Luke Harding, a Guardian journalist.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Instead, you must adapt and evolve with the changes that we are starting to see.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

But elephants have learned to adapt their behavior to avoid rowdy human revelers.
(CNN - World News, )

Here are six specific social media trends forcing brands to adapt their practices.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Fox announces it will adapt the hit ITV mystery drama Broadchurch for a US audience.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

From losing Adrian Peterson to unexpected QB switch, Vikings have had to adapt quickly.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Such individuals are chameleons, of sorts, who can adapt to the needs of any situation.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

While they held opposing views about the tech, everyone agreed: They have to adapt to it.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Williams dropped the first set and said she had to adapt to defeat Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
(USA Today - Tennis, )

Since our buying choices have changed, we need to adapt the way we teach kids about money.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Erik Guay has never been a fan of skiing with pain but is showing he can adapt and overcome.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

"Late, Late Show" host Craig Ferguson plans to adapt the popular Facebook page into a TV series.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Think about the places and rituals that made you happy on vacation and try to adapt them at home.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

If you keep running in winter (hey, it’s Boulder), it’s critical to be able to adapt, and laugh.
(The New York Times - Health, )

It is also critical to be able to adapt to changes in ambient temperature regardless of the time of day.
(Science Daily - News, )

Warming temperatures could change ecosystem of word's forests faster than they could adapt, researchers say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

They will adapt a book about the teenager's killing in 1955, which helped galvanize the Civil Rights movement.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

More than ever, we need problem-solving skills to be able to adapt to our fast changing economies and societies.
(Science Daily - News, )

The tough new rules mean Google has also been forced to adapt its driverless car concept, adding a steering wheel.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Negative sentences with the verb Adapt

5 examples:

He couldn't adapt to new circumstances.

Some plants cannot adapt themselves to the cold.

He could not adapt his way of life to the company.

The Paris syndrome is a type of culture shock. It's a psychiatric term used to describe foreigners who start living in Paris, drawn to the image of the city as a center of fashion, don't adapt well to the local customs and culture, lose their mental balance and exhibit symptoms close to depression.

Howard Hawks never met a movie genre he couldn't adapt to splendidly.
(Susan King in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )


12 examples:

Can Saudi Arabia adapt to cheap oil?
(BBC News - World News, )

Can psychological intervention help women adapt to the stresses of breast cancer?
(Science Daily - News, )

Will some coral reefs be able to adapt to rapidly changing conditions in Earth's oceans?
(Science Daily - News, )

So, now that we know that long-term employment is dead, what should organizations do to adapt?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Instead of becoming extinct, why don't endangered species adapt to the environment and evolve?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Can utilities adapt to emerging innovations that allow customers to “bypass” their services?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Higher ed needs to smartly adapt to change by way of technology--what can it learn from the newspaper industry?
(Forbes - Education, )

What are the challenges facing foreign players like Radamel Falcao as they try to adapt to life at their new club?
(BBC Sport - Football, )

How can long-established enterprise IT vendors adapt to a world where nimble startups provide low-cost easy-to-use services?
(ZDNet - Just News, )

This creates an interesting challenge for us, how do we continue to adapt and stay relevant in a world where things change so quickly?
(Forbes - Business, )

How do you take what you’ve learned from a successful brand launch in one country and adapt this information to meet the needs, tastes, and buying habits of another country?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Are your marketing campaigns flexible enough to adapt to things like the burgeoning sharing economy; do they cast a wide enough net to haul in both the niche and the general market?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

The young adapt to change easily.

Newspapers often "adapt" the truth.

I'm slow to adapt to new situations.

Quick to adapt to changing circumstances.

He is quick to adapt to new circumstances.

It is hard to adapt this story for children.

The human brain can adapt to new situations.

You will soon adapt yourself to this new life.

Teenagers must adapt to today's harsh realities.

Young animals adapt quickly to a new environment.

Children quickly adapt themselves to their new life.

Youth adapt to things more quickly than the elderly.

Man has a great capacity to adapt to environmental changes.

It is generally hard to adapt to living in a foreign culture.

It is often hard to adapt when confronted with an imponderable event.

In the coming years the textile industry will adapt to the advent of free trade.

The textile industry will adapt to a market of free competition in the coming years.

A sober-minded man adapts himself to outward things; a reckless man tries to adapt outward things to himself. That's why progress depends on reckless people.

I'm too old to adapt to somebody else's ways.
(Claudia Christian)

Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
(Stephen Hawking)

Organisms by their design are not made to adapt too far.
(Kevin Kelly)

You must constantly change and adapt to a new environment.
(Jong-yong Yun)

In France one must adapt oneself to the fragrance of a urinal.
(Gertrude Stein)

Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
(H.G. Wells)

If the rhythm of the drum beat changes, the dance step must adapt.
(African proverb)

We recognize the need to adapt to a changing competitive environment.
(Sumner Redstone)

I enjoy adapting my own work, or anybody's work. I like to adapt books.
(Joseph Wambaugh)

My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.
(Leonardo DiCaprio)

As human beings we do change, grow, adapt, perhaps even learn and become wiser.
(Wendy Carlos)

Life does more than adapt to the Earth. It changes the Earth to its own purposes.
(James Lovelock)

The wise adapt themselves to circumstances, as water moulds itself to the pitcher.
(Chinese proverb)

I think it was more personal, but I certainly tried to adapt certain concepts of Surrealism.
(Trevor Dunn)

A wise man is able to adapt to the surprises of life as water to the decanter it is poured in.
(Chinese proverb)

I have always believed governments must adapt to the needs of the people, not the other way around.
(Kim Campbell)

Moreover, one must adapt as quickly as ever.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Like Tebow, he's struggling to adapt to the NFL.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The long campaign is forcing pollsters to adapt.
(CBC News in CBC News - Politics, )

The Hoops continue to adapt to life after relegation.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Plants adapt their flowering time to the temperature.
(Science Daily - News, )

Without the ability to adapt, you will eventually fail.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
(CNN - Travel, )

McCoy proves Eagles can adapt even in severe circumstances.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Bacteria can evolve rapidly to adapt to environmental change.
(Science Daily - News, )

In an age of disruption, the only viable strategy is to adapt.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The ensuing climate change forced many species to adapt or die.
(Science Daily - News, )

The big challenge comes when organizations are trying to adapt.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

YA author Jennifer Quintenz will adapt the book for the screen.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Polley is in talks to adapt Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The study also shows that bees adapt to climate change over time.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Here are 7 simple steps to adapt clean eating into your lifestyle.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Nerve cells flexibly adapt to acoustic signals, research has shown.
(Science Daily - News, )

Modifying genes can help species adapt, but could also destroy them.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Like the other dinosaurs, it was unable to adapt to a changing world.
(Forbes - Technology, )

But times are changing, and couture has to change too - adapt or die.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Throughout our lives, our brains adapt to what we learn and memorize.
(Science Daily - News, )

This spray will be launched in January by Ireland-based Adapt Pharma.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Integrins help cells communicate with and adapt to their environment.
(Science Daily - News, )

The good news is, there are ways to adapt during times of difficulty.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Mutations allow RNA virus to adapt fast but also entail fitness costs.
(Nature Communications, )

Yet today, technology is taking over and we need to adapt to new rules.
(Forbes - Technology, )

China's president says the economy must adapt a "new normal" in growth.
(CNBC, )

Mac Barnett and Jory John wrote the book and will adapt the screenplay.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

DARPA wants to create vaccines that can shape-shift and adapt real-time.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Scientists at University of Oslo have created robots that learn to adapt.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

It takes inspiration (thank you, Tom Hardy) and the willingness to adapt.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Abreu's ability to adapt quickly has been repeated throughout his career.
(USA Today - Motor Sports, )

Hospital industry trying to adapt to changing patient and consumer habits.
(USA Today - National, )

Three top executives discuss how online travel agencies adapt and innovate.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Butterflies rely extensively on colour vision to adapt to the natural world.
(Nature, )

Addressing this knowledge gap could help smallholders adapt to climate change.
(Nature Climate Change, )

Animals tracking objects can adapt their movements to optimise sensory coding.
(Nature Communications, )

The former O.J. Simpson prosecutor will adapt her novel 'Blood Defense' for TV.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

The six-time champion, winless this season, is trying to adapt to a tighter car.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Televisa USA will adapt Anne Rice's 'Sleeping Beauty' erotic book series for TV.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Gartner contends that enterprises must build to adapt rather than build to last.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Specialists, like alpine flowers, adapt to the conditions of a particular place.
(Science Daily - News, )

Ever ready to copy and adapt, Chinese tech firms are joining the smart watch fad.
(Forbes - Business, )

Failure to adapt may bring substantial opportunity costs, argues Virginia Hughes.
(Nature Biotechnology, )

Species with such genes show a greater ability to adapt as oceans warm, they say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Cells sense their environment and adapt to it by fine-tuning their transcriptome.
(Nature, )

The spine-like shape lets it adapt to the change currents and weather conditions.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Banks are more likely to adapt to fintech than be distrupted by it, the RBA says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Ice-core scientists struggle to adapt as the subject of their research melts away.
(Nature, )

This debut horror feature attempts to adapt genre material to a reality TV premise.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

They take what’s happening around them and adapt it to their style and viewpoint.
(Forbes - Business, )

Even under repeated stress, the brain maintains the potential to adapt and recover.
(Science Daily - News, )

James Franco has acquired the rights to adapt Chuck Palahniuk novel "Rant" for film.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Not all foreign players adapt to English football in the Premier League immediately.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

'Age of Adaline' screenwriter J. Mills Goodloe will adapt Nicola Yoon's debut novel.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Comedian Tim Minchin announces he is to adapt hit comedy Groundhog Day for the stage.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

The consummate 21st century superstar knows how to adapt to each stage of his career.
(Forbes - Business, )

Tropical butterflies adapt to their environment to improve their chances of survival.
(Science Daily - News, )

She was rescued by police in 2001 and adopted but struggled to adapt to a normal life.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

However the road to irrelevance was detoured by an instinctive response: adapt or die.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The RNA-binding sites adopt different structures to adapt to a fixed protein scaffold.
(Nature Communications, )

He sold the rights to his book, but never expected Hollywood to successfully adapt it.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Papadimitriou: Ability to adapt to shifting financial conditions is valuable commodity.
(USA Today - Money, )

It is unclear to what extent cells adapt to heat stress by adjusting pre-mRNA splicing.
(Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, )

A new study shows the failures of using antiobiotics to cure illness as microbes adapt.
(UPI - Health News, )

How the brain’s antioxidant defenses adapt to changing demand is not well understood.
(Nature Communications, )

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