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Examples of Affirmative

Question with the noun Affirmative

1 example:

Once these questions are answered in the affirmative and a collaborative relationship is underway, then the question becomes: how do you sustain the relationship?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Sentences with the noun Affirmative

4 examples:

Debate is an academic game between the affirmative and the negative.

The Nikkei article suggests the affirmative.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

An Idaho bankruptcy court has answered in the affirmative.
(Jay Adkisson, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

SPECIAL REPORT BY IAN LADYMAN: When asked by fans website Foxes Talk whether Claudio Ranieri should be retained as manager, only 52 per cent of supporters responded in the affirmative.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )


1 example:

If this part is affirmative, why is this other part a question?

Other sentences

18 examples:

Affirmative, sir.

I answer in the affirmative with an emphatic ""No.""
(Boyle Roche)

It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
(John Burroughs)

Students in a forum on affirmative consent in San Francisco in 2015.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Tyreke Evans stood on the baseline and gave an affirmative nod to the crowd.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

Keys beats Ashleigh Barty -2, hopes she can send an affirmative message.
(Special for USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Tennis, )

Against a soundtrack of angst-ridden discussions about obesity, an affirmative revolution is happening.
(The Vancouver Sun - Fashion & Beauty, )

So when he saw the umpire answer Stuart Broad’s appeal in the affirmative in the second over, Watson duly obliged.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Judges across the country are saying “no” to the “yes means yes” standard of affirmative consent for date rape.
(Fox News - U.S., )

California requires high schools to teach affirmative consent, defining when and how people agree to have sex, but critics say the lessons sow confusion.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Russians are almost evenly split over the prospects of a new Cold War with the United States though sentiment is trending toward the affirmative, data show.
(UPI - Emerging Threats, )

Its story line is as positive and affirmative as the title indicates, but it turns out there are dramas going on in this documentary that you wouldn't initially suspect.
(Kenneth Turan, Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

All the old tricks and kinks were there, gamier than ever: the deer-leap eyebrows, the affirmative shakes of a forehead corrugated by thespy disbelief, writes QUENTIN LETTS.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Under the state law colleges must require “affirmative, conscious, and voluntary agreement to engage in sexual activity,” which can be verbal or communicated through actions.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

It's highly likely, however, that you have fallen victim to a false positive -- a result that, despite the accuracy of the test, erroneously yields an affirmative result that points toward illness.
(Science Daily - News, )

California colleges will be required to adopt rape-prevention policies that include a so-called "affirmative consent" standard before sexual activity under a new law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown (D) over the weekend.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Since the beginning of the year, there has been a full range of positive news in the biotech sector -- a wealth of affirmative data, new drug approvals, an accommodating FDA, M&A at huge premiums, and acceleated revenue and earnings growth.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Finding a civil rights cause that increasingly brings together conservatives and liberals, the Supreme Court told employers Monday that they had an “affirmative” duty under federal anti-discrimination law to accommodate the religious practices of employees and job applicants.
(David G. Savage in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

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