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Questions with the verb Allow

11 examples:

Why did you allow it to happen?

Will you allow me to go with you?

Will you allow me to play the piano?

Why do you allow Mary to do this to you?

Will you allow me to accompany you home?

Do you allow your children play in the street?

Would you please allow me to treat you to dinner next week?

How many hours of video games should they allow after school?
(Forbes - Education, )

Would you allow total strangers to wander through your home while you’re not there?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

But is the Autographer an expensive vanity project, or does it allow us to explore the implications of wearable technology that is always on?
(Forbes - Technology, )

The decision could leave Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau with a political dilemma: Without an investigation, does he allow his two MPs back into caucus after suspending their membership because of the allegations?
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Sentences with the verb Allow

92 examples:

We allow it!

I'll allow it.

Allow me to go.

I'll allow this.

Allow me to help.

I'll allow you to go.

I refuse to allow it.

Please allow me to go.

Allow me to replace it.

Allow us to do our job.

Allow me to go with you.

I allow myself no sweets.

We must allow his bravery.

You must allow me to help.

Allow me to contradict you.

Let's allow Tom to do that.

You must allow us to finish.

Allow me to introduce myself.

Please allow me to measure you.

Please allow us to do the work.

Allow yourself to make mistakes.

Please allow me to carry your bag.

Allow me to show you to your room.

Allow me to introduce Mayuko to you.

Allow me to introduce Mr Kato to you.

Allow me to introduce my wife to you.

I can't believe you would allow this.

Allow me to introduce you to Mr White.

Allow me to introduce you to Mr. White.

Please allow me to ask you a few questions.

Allow me to express my deepest condolences.

I don't think they'll allow you to do that.

Allow me to properly introduce myself first.

You should allow an hour to go to the airport.

Allow me to introduce to you my friend Yamada.

You should allow an hour to get to the airport.

We'll allow a 5 percent discount off list prices.

Please allow me to say a few words on this occasion.

You allow your children to play in the street at night.

I wonder if Tom's parents will allow him to go with us.

This is the last time I'll allow the maid to drive my car.

Allow me to know in advance when you are coming up to Tokyo.

If you allow me to speak, I'll be able to explain everything.

Allow us to describe our products and our business operations.

Tom always stays at school as late as the teachers allow him to.

Ladies and gentlemen, please allow me to say a few words of welcome.

Tea is like the lubricating oil of work to allow it to proceed smoothly.

Father, today I'm going out with some friends. Of course, that's if you will allow it.

Other than that, you should know that I allow myself a bit of irony from time to time.

Tom certainly had a point when he said we should allow more time to complete the project.

The best parents of all are those who allow their children to follow their natural talents.

Well then I'll allow two on a bike, but you pedal. Because I'll be sitting on the luggage platform.

Schools have tried to limit their use by not allowing them to be used in math classes, although they allow them in science lessons to save time.

I allow my intuition to lead my path.
(Manuel Puig)

It's morally wrong to allow a sucker to keep his money.
(W.C. Fields)

What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement
(Fred Allen)

What's on your mind, if you will allow the overstatement.
(Fred Allen)

I shall allow no man to belittle my soul by making me hate him.
(Booker T. Washington)

Allow me someday to touch you.The way that you've all touched me.
(Happy Rhodes)

I allow myself to be understood as a colorful fragment in a drab world.
(Errol Flynn)

A writer must refuse to allow himself to be transformed into an institution.
(Jean-Paul Sartre, )

One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
(Niccolo Machiavelli)

You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith.
(Mary Manin Morrissey)

Every man has his faults; I have and so have you - you will allow me to say so!
(Clara Schumann)

An infallible method of conciliating a tiger is to allow oneself to be devoured.
(Konrad Adenauer)

The fight will last as long as I allow it to last, and then I will knock him out.
(Lennox Lewis)

On reflection, one of the things I needed to learn was to allow myself to be loved.
(Isha McKenzie-Mavinga)

When the patient loves his disease, how unwilling he is to allow a remedy to be applied.
(Pierre Corneille)

Allow me a bit of philosophy here... We started tele skiing as a rebellion against rules.
(Paul Parker)

Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
(Marianne Williamson)

I'm very confident my health isn't going to allow me to be a good player, especially in the spring.
(Steve Yzerman)

Allow us to help out.
(CNN - Travel, )

And yet, we allow it.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

2 to allow the St. Louis Rams...
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Russian authorities refused to allow the NBCUniversal...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

It could allow doctors to give pregnant women treatments.
(Daily Mail - News, )

To allow you to be more present to the people in front of you.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The refusal to allow her to be named is an affront to her dignity.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

It will allow two people to communicate through a language barrier.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Power can change our personality if we allow it to go to our heads.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It will allow users to set reminders, track flights and store notes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Big enough to allow an ordinary saver to retire well with no worries.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The justices by a -2 vote refused to allow the state to enforce a...
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

The NYT reports NY's governor will allow limited medical marijuana use.
(CNBC, )

Managers may not trust their employees enough to allow them to telework.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Rules to allow the use of cell phone during flights could soon be relaxed.
(CNN - World Business, )

Last week MPs voted to allow a controversial 'three-parent' IVF technique.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Pano Pro's Actioncam360 will allow GoPro users to shoot 360-degree videos.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

She chased down a reedbuck and held it to allow her cubs to practice hunting.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Allow us to take a moment to recognize Wiz Khalifa as the new king of #selfies.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

I’m fortunate to have a schedule flexible enough to allow me to work from home.
(Forbes - Education, )

It's sort of like breaking the glass on an alarm to allow the button to be pushed.
(Science Daily - News, )

Negative sentences with the verb Allow

100 examples:

I don't allow it.

I can't allow it.

I can't allow that.

We can't allow that.

I wouldn't allow that.

I can't allow you in here.

We couldn't allow his claim.

We can't allow Tom to leave.

I can't allow you to do that.

I can't allow that to happen.

I'm afraid I can't allow that.

Let's not allow Tom to do that.

I wouldn't allow that to happen.

I do not allow sleeping in class.

Father doesn't allow me to drive.

As a rule, we don't allow smoking.

Please don't allow that to happen.

Don't allow yourself to become fat.

They don't allow us to go to disco.

I will not allow you to use my pen.

He doesn't allow Kate to drink wine.

I don't allow myself to have sweets.

Tom wouldn't allow me in his office.

We can't allow ourselves to mess up.

The doctor didn't allow me to go out.

I shall not allow anyone to harm you.

He wouldn't allow me to drive his car.

I can't allow myself to buy a new car.

Tom doesn't allow Mary to go out much.

We can't allow you to tolerate errors.

I told Tom I wouldn't allow him to go.

I will not allow you to be ill-treated.

My father didn't allow me to marry him.

She wouldn't allow me to read the letter.

I don't allow you to refer to me as "you".

Tom doesn't allow his son to eat ice cream.

Travelling is a luxury I can't allow myself.

Tom doesn't allow people to enter his house.

My parents didn't allow me to see Tom again.

You must not allow the children to play here.

My parents wouldn't allow me to go by myself.

Tom doesn't allow his children to drink wine.

Circumstances do not allow me to say any more.

His pride did not allow him to take the money.

My father doesn't allow me to go out with Bill.

My father did not allow me to study in the USA.

The circumstances did not allow me to go abroad.

His mother didn't allow him to ride a motorbike.

Certain religions do not allow this combination.

Tom doesn't allow his children to eat junk food.

My salary doesn't allow us to live extravagantly.

You should not allow him to get out of your hand.

Tom doesn't allow his children to play with Mary.

We can't allow Tom to continue behaving that way.

Her father didn't allow her to go to movies alone.

Under the circumstances I cannot allow the request.

Tom told Mary that he couldn't allow her to do that.

Please don't allow the children to play with knives.

Tom doesn't allow his children to go out after dark.

His pride wouldn't allow him to do such a mean thing.

Even then he did not allow himself to be discouraged.

My father doesn't allow me to go to the movies alone.

The school does not allow students to smoke on campus.

Her father didn't allow her to go to the cinema alone.

His pride wouldn't allow him to tolerate such insults.

We must not allow these problems to affect the project.

You shouldn't allow your son to act like a selfish brat.

You shouldn't allow your son to always have his own way.

The doctor wouldn't allow me to take part in the marathon.

sex with woman was ordained by God,i did not allow same sex

Do not allow liquid or small particles to get into the console.

The teacher wouldn't allow us to speak French in the classroom.

Beth will not allow Chris to kiss her because he is terribly dirty.

Tom doesn't allow his children to watch more than one hour of TV a day.

No, Private Jackson, in this army we don't allow unlisted serial numbers.

I don't believe this can happen, as the year-end festivities don't allow a diet.

Trust and belief are two prime considerations. You must not allow yourself to be opinionated.

The child died from an asthma attack because the school didn't allow him to carry his inhaler with him.

He began to suspect something was wrong when the seller didn't allow him to test the item before buying it.

They do not accuse me, they insult; they do not fight me, they calumniate, and they don't allow me the right of defense.

The cruel king would not allow the prince to enter his realm, guarding the borders of his domain in order to keep him and his people out.

We know perfectly well that he specialized in that language, however we can not allow him to take any sentence written in it, because that is not his native language.

Do not allow anger to poison you.
(Hopi proverb)

The universe doesn't allow perfection.
(Stephen Hawking)

Do not allow sins to get beyond creeping.
(Hawaiian proverb)

Do not allow the belly to make you useless.
(Maasai proverb)

I do not allow myself vain regrets or foreboding.
(Mary Chesnut)

'Worry' is a word that I don't allow myself to use.
(Dwight D. Eisenhower)

I don't have dry seasons, because I don't allow them.
(Thomas Perry)

Don't allow the grass to grow on the path of friendship.
(American proverb)

Do not allow the Gypsies to lure you out behind the furnace.
(Austrian proverb)

We must not allow other people's limited perceptions to define us.
(Virginia Satir)

I am a positive person and do not allow things to get on top of me.
(Jamie Redknapp)

If your world doesn't allow you to dream, move to one where you can.
(Billy Idol)

My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.
(Janis Joplin)

I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum.
(Desmond Tutu)

We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
(Abdul Kalam)

My restless, roaming spirit would not allow me to remain at home very long.
(Buffalo Bill)

Do not allow children to mix drinks. It is unseemly and they use too much vermouth.
(Steve Allen)

One does not allow the plumbers to decide the temperature, depth and timing of a bath.
(Jack Gould)


31 examples:

Does your schedule allow you to have time off?

Are you sure your parents will allow you to go?

You know they won't allow you to do that, right?

It's a fiddle going to and fro between the keyboard and mouse so are there shortcuts to allow operation using only the keyboard?

Why allow more destinations?
(The Independent - Travel, )

What technologies allow airplanes to carry on-board WiFi?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Planning to get a new iMac but your budget won’t allow it?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Allow Brazil's political game to continue or start a new one?
(Kim Brunhuber in CBC News - World, )

But even with ideal technology, do the laws of physics allow it?
(Forbes - Technology, )

How many corporate cultures today allow failure, much less encourage it?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Think that few jobs allow you to work from home or offer part-time hours?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

But what about the core systems that allow emergency responders to do their work?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Could some of London's busiest roads go underground, to allow traffic to flow more freely?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

What happened when word got out of a new app which will allow people to rate ... other people?
(BBC News - Technology, )

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

How can startups adopt other aspects of operating that allow them to sustain themselves at scale?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

How often do you feel foolish because you allow others to dictate your leadership style and approach?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Are the risks and practical issues too great to allow "hacking back", even if it's not illegal or bad?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Should hospitals allow family members to watch as medical teams work furiously to save a loved one’s life?
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

How do stationary cancer cells get the mutations that allow them to travel through the body to seed metastasis?
(Science Daily - News, )

A survey has found that half of parents with children under 14 let them drink at home - but why do parents allow this?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Money-transfer credit cards allow borrowers to shift cash directly to their current account, but are they worth having?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

My tenant will not allow me to carry out my landlord gas safety certificate – what should I do and what are my rights?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Is the RCMP using a technology that could allow them to secretly track and intercept Canadians' wireless communications?
(CBC News in CBC News - Politics, )

How on earth could any responsible manager allow employees to take-in NCAA March Madness tournament action on the company dime?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Why on earth, outsiders ask, would a Christian church allow someone who has long been an outspoken atheist to remain in the clergy?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

How do you detect a "botnet," a network of computers infected with malware -- so-called zombies -- that allow a third party to take control of those machines?
(Science Daily - News, )

As a leader, do you grow complacent and allow business relationships to continue without assessing the real value they provide, or are they keeping you on your toes?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Specifically, how much are they going to relax the country's current financial repression and how much are they going to allow these companies to arbitrage around it?
(Forbes - Business, )

Britain has become the first country to allow three people to parent one child — after a fashion, anyway — but how does the technique work, and why is it so controversial?
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Is there a job that will allow you to get frustrated, grab something from your mouth, hurl it recklessly towards patrons, hit a customer in the face, and not get fired—or at least pushed close to termination?
(Forbes - Business, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I won't allow it!

I won't allow it.

We won't allow it.

Tom won't allow it.

They won't allow it.

I refuse to allow this.

They allow parking here.

My father won't allow it.

Tom would never allow it.

I can't possibly allow that.

Allow a student to be absent.

I won't allow that to happen.

I won't allow you to do that.

Our budget won't allow that luxury.

I won't allow that to happen again.

Allow an hour to get to the station.

I won't allow you to date my sister.

I won't allow you to ruin your life.

Tom won't allow himself to be caught.

This money will allow me to buy a car.

My father won't allow me to keep a dog.

They won't allow us to enter the garden.

Tom stepped aside to allow Mary to pass.

I won't allow you to cause trouble here.

I won't allow you to continue doing that.

His pride won't allow him to ask questions.

His remarks allow of no other interpretation.

I'm going to allow Tom to do whatever he wants.

I hope that your parents will allow us to marry.

I'm not going to allow Tom to go to Mary's party.

Tom won't allow Mary to go to the party with John.

Gentlemen, allow me to say a few words in greeting.

They won't allow me to do what I'm being paid to do.

Her higher salary will allow her to live comfortably.

I'm going to allow Tom to do whatever he wants to do.

I hope that your parents will allow us to get married.

Beth won't allow Chris to kiss her because he's awfully dirty.

The teacher would only allow us to speak French in the classroom.

Excuse me; allow me to point out three errors in the above article.

The new version of Tatoeba will allow linking people, and even editing them!

As I am not good at math, I hope my parents will allow me to have a private tutor.

C structures allow the grouping of scalar variables, such as the coordinates of a point.

When I was a teenager, my parents would never allow me to go out with boys so I was always sad.

When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it - this is knowledge.

The goal of Spartacus was to gain freedom and to allow all his followers to return to their respective homelands of origin, in Thrace, Gaul, Germany.

Throat and nose membranes hurt by dry air allow cold viruses to enter more easily. It is important to carry out sensible counter plans against the cold with heaters and against the dryness with humidifiers.

You think that people are okay, but I allow one to think that people and all societies are bad. No one wants other people to tolerate their mischief. People give grief to people because their viewpoints vary.

If the real purpose of all the uproar about sweatshop labor in the Third World is to allow college students and professors to feel morally one-up on businesses that are providing much-needed jobs in poor countries, then it accomplishes that purpose.

I allow no one to touch me.
(Paul Cezanne)

We allow no geniuses around our Studio.
(Walt Disney)

I won't allow myself to have tremendous fear.
(Calvin Klein)

Praise us as we are tasted, allow us as we prove.
(William Shakespeare)

Assumptions allow the best in life to pass you by.
(John Sales)

Contests allow no excuses, no more do friendships.

Never allow family to stand in the way of opportunity.
(Klingon proverb)

With great men one must allow five to be an even number.
(German proverb)

Pessimism is a luxury that a Jew can never allow himself.
(Golda Meir)

We will never allow anybody to separate Taiwan from China.
(Hu Jintao)

Love is the one emotion actors allow themselves to believe.
(James Spader)

Morality and expediency coincide more than the cynics allow.
(Roy Hattersley)

Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.
(Brian Tracy)

Never allow others to put obstacles in the pathway of your dreams.
(John C. Maxwell in The 21 Indispensible Qualities of a Leader)

Certain I am, that Christian Religion does no where allow Rebellion.
(Mary Astell)

Ethanol and biodiesel allow people to burn a cleaner form of energy.
(Mark Kennedy)

The French never allow a distinguished son of France to lack a statue.
(Edward V. Lucas)

Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn't have the power to say yes.
(Eleanor Roosevelt)

Never, Never... allow anyone to persuade you to suspend your common sense.
(English proverb)

Technological advances could allow us to see more clearly into our own lives.
(Kevin Kelly)

There's a drive in me that won't allow me to do certain things that are easy.
(Johnny Depp)

Allow the world to live as it chooses, and allow yourself to live as you choose.
(Richard Bach)

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
(Bill Cosby)

The people will save their government, if the government itself will allow them.
(Abraham Lincoln)

I've been able to do things that allow me to hold my head up and still be popular.
(Sam Waterston)

Poverty won't allow him to lift up his head; dignity won't allow him to bow it down.
(Malagasy proverb)

Feminism was established to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream.
(Rush Limbaugh)

We can either allow our youth to shoot baskets or watch them continue to shoot people.
(Henry Cisneros)

I am here because I think it was a terrible sin of the west to allow those years of war.
(Paddy Ashdown)

Stories are different every time you tell them - they allow so many possible narratives.
(David Antin)

All we actually have is our body and its muscles that allow us to be under our own power.
(Allegra Kent in Once a Dancer)

Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
(Bill Cosby)

A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself to keeps his friends in countenance.
(American proverb)

A computer shall not harm your work or, through inaction, allow your work to come to harm.
(Jef Raskin)

Every Christian will allow that sin is an evil, and that it is our duty not to commit sin.
(John Nelson Darby)

No state on earth can afford to allow several authorities to co-exist next to one another.
(Mahmoud Abbas)

Higher ceilings allow the use indirect lighting, which is much healthier and reduces glare.
(Helmut Jahn)

In a cruel and evil world, being cynical can allow you to get some entertainment out of it.
(Daniel Waters)

It's always better to deliver the news yourself rather than allow your boss to be surprised.
(Mary Cheney)

The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough.
(Bede Jarrett)

The progress of values is checked by filters which allow only the lesser ones to pass through.
(Valeriu Butulescu in Immensity of the Point)

I never did allow anything to keep me from my kids. They're the most important part of my life.
(Willie Stargell)

It is a violent sport that we choose as men, and that we as parents allow our children to play.
(Troy Vincent)

You are precisely as big as what you love and precisely as small as what you allow to annoy you.
(Robert Anton Wilson)

My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life.
(Paul Cezanne)

The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.
(Bertrand Russell)

I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them.
(Dominic Chianese)

The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.
(Eric Sevareid)

To be a good artist, you have to serve the work of art and allow it to be what it is supposed to be.
(Larry Wall)

Rivalry won't allow it.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Allow Brad Pitt to help.
(NBC Today, )

Allow to set, at room temperature.
(The Independent - Food & Drink, )

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