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How many islands does Indonesia have?

Sentences with the noun Islands

31 examples:

Greece has many islands.

The Caribbean abounds with islands.

The earthquake came upon the islands.

The trips to the islands are not cheap.

The ship wound in and out among the islands.

The steamer wound in and out among the islands.

Seen from the plane, the islands were very pretty.

I frequently go to the islands of Menorca and Ibiza.

Indonesia consists of many islands and two peninsulas.

Indonesia is the largest country in the world situated only on islands.

And in the Indian Ocean, some islands of the Maldives will disappear completely beneath the water.

In the islands of the Aegean Sea, every island is full of graves.
(James Theodore Bent)

Now two of the five Channel Islands are closed.
(Fox News - Travel, )

The Falkland Islands are not an easy place to reach.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The islands are in Lake Champlain in northern Vermont.
(USA Today - National, )

Where to find a top-notch cup of coffee in the islands.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Kona beer is not actually brewed on the Islands of Aloha.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

The Marshall Islands is seeking support for climate change.
(UPI - Business News, )

The Banda Islands were swapped for Manhattan 350 years ago.
(NBC News Travel, )

No matter what time of year, you can't beat the islands' beaches.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The phase coupling between the islands can be controlled by a gate.
(Nature Physics, )

The 100-passenger Silver Galapagos sails year-round in the islands.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The islands of French Polynesia are the stuff dream trips are made of.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Portland, Maine, and its nearby islands are easy to visit without a car.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The islands of the Caribbean haven't always been described as 'paradise'.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The accident was one of two plane crashes reported Monday in the islands.
(USA Today - National, )

The line's new Silver Galapagos is offering two itineraries in the islands.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The islands are home to a variety of animals in its still unexplored forests.
(Tech Times - Science, )

But this year, some of the islands may not see their vital economic lifeblood.
(CNN - World News, )

Voters in the Falkland Islands will hold a referendum on their future on Sunday.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - News, )

A long, cold winter is boosting the market for large luxury homes on the islands.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )


8 examples:

What animals inhabit those islands?

What are “sky islands”, and do they exist?
(Quora, Contributor in Forbes - Technology, )

How is the €60 cash cap for withdrawals affecting the smaller islands?
(BBC News - Business, )

Can nature restore the numbers of species on islands to levels that existed before human arrival?
(Science Daily - News, )

What do bikini-clad Sports Illustrated models, pretty Cook Islands beaches and airplane safety have to do with each other?
(CNN - Travel, )

Why do residents of Metro Vancouver pay three times more than Vancouver Islanders to take a ferry to the Southern Gulf Islands?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Six people died around the UK and Channel Islands coastline in a series of incidents at the weekend - so can people stay safe at the coast?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Are reports of migrants arriving in Greek holiday islands - such as Kos and Lesbos - as well as elsewhere in the Mediterranean, anything to worry about?
(Nick Trend in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

There are many islands in Greece.

Japan consists of four main islands.

Japan is made up of volcanic islands.

Captain Cook discovered those islands.

You can get only NHK in the Ogasawara islands.

Russia should give Kuril islands back to Japan.

This tour takes in each of the five main islands.

Capri is one the most beautiful islands of Italy.

I still have many friends from the Canary Islands.

Forget the old saw: some men are, in fact, islands.

Galaxies are islands separated by enormous distances.

The world's largest telescope is in the Canary Islands.

If you've got nothing else to do, then count the Greek islands.

Japan is an island country, and it consists of four main islands.

Japan consists of four main islands and many other smaller islands.

The main islands of Japan are Hokkaido, Shikoku, Honshu and Kyushu.

The Diaoyu Islands have been Chinese territory since ancient times.

Argentina fought a war with Great Britain over the Falkland Islands.

The giant tortoise Lonesome George has died on the Galapagos Islands.

It is believed that the festival comes from the South Pacific islands.

The Galapagos Islands giant tortoise known as Lonesome George is dead.

The Diaoyu Islands have been China's inherent territory since ancient times.

Seeing these islands from the airplane, we thought that they were really beautiful.

I'm tired of everything; I would like nothing more than to be in the Canary Islands.

China has imposed a no-fly zone over several disputed islands in the East China Sea.

Although most islands in the ocean have been mapped, the ocean floor is generally unknown.

The Chinese government released on 25th "Diaoyu Islands are China's inherent territory "White Paper.

Japan consists of four major islands and over 3,000 small islands, and is about equal to California in area.

The Chinese government issued a white paper entitled "Diaoyu Islands are China's inherent territory" on the 25th.

In the Carteret Islands, near Papua New Guinea, some people have already had to leave their homes because the seawater is washing around their houses.

Spain, including the islands in the Mediterranean, contains 148,400 square miles; and calculating the population at 11 millions, it will give 74 persons to a square mile.

At an Indian wedding at the Phillipine islands the bride retired from the company in order to go down to the river to wash her feet. As she was thus employed an alligator seized her.

I feel we are all islands - in a common sea.
(Anne Morrow Lindbergh)

We're performing several shows in the Canary Islands.
(George Duke)

My boyhood saw Greek islands floating over Harvard Square.
(Horace Gregory)

A nice pop star would do you nice on one of those deserted islands.
(Tom Felton)

Islands are metaphors of the heart, no matter what poet says otherwise.
(Jeanette Winterson in Sexing the Cherry)

My father used to run auctions. He's now a singer in the Canary Islands.
(Jason Statham)

Islands are known to differ in the food supply available to ground finches, mainly seeds.
(Peter R. Grant)

California is an island, and New York's an island. Maybe it's time for me to change islands.
(Paul Mazursky)

Life is islands of ecstasy in an ocean of ennui, and after the age of thirty land is seldom seen.
(Luke Rhinehart)

My goal is to be living back in Canada as soon as I can, hopefully somewhere in the Gulf Islands.
(Nicholas Lea)

There are no countries in the world less known by the British than those selfsame British Islands.
(George Borrow)

They can't win two islands, though.
(USATODAY in USA Today - NFL, )

Two more Caribbean islands have been added.
(Fox News - Travel, )

It is the largest of the Mascarene islands.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

A giant clam in the Phoenix Islands Protected Area.
(The New York Times - Science, )

It’s also one of the finest on the Canary Islands.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Polo has been around on the islands since the 1880s.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Elizabeth May was re-elected in Saanich-Gulf Islands.
(Richard Zussman in CBC News - Canada, )

Ferries between islands make island-hopping very easy.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Readers offer advice on holidays to the Greek islands.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Government doesn't come easily in the Solomon Islands.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

St Lucia is one of the Caribbean’s loveliest islands.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Gorgeous islands with lovely people & beautiful beaches.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The two islands off Cape Cod inspire strong allegiances.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Anguilla is not the most accessible of Caribbean islands.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

A hop to the other Channel Islands proves just as fruitful.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Locals call them the "shape-shifting" or "floating" islands.
(CNN - Travel, )

The Cook Islands more than live up to the South Pacific dream.
(Nigel Tisdall in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Alaska's Aleutian Islands have highest chance of a hot summer.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

More than 60 islands, cays and islets make up this archipelago.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Most alien species can be found on islands and coastal regions.
(Science Daily - News, )

Canary Islands was chosen as primary alternative site to Hawaii.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The Greek Islands, Cyprus and Turkey – all dream destinations.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Skomer is one of Britain's most important bird sanctuary islands.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Today marks 70 years since the liberation of the Channel Islands.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

An earthquake of magnitude 6.9 has struck off the Solomon Islands.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A new rat species has just been discovered in the Solomon Islands.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Readers offer advice on the best tropical islands around the world.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Tony de Brum in 2015 on the island of Ebeye in the Marshall Islands.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Scientists have discovered a new rat species in the Solomon Islands.
(UPI - Science News, )

The state's five islands invite travelers with different experiences.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The Sea Cloud and Sea Cloud II will meet up around the Canary Islands.
(USA Today - Travel, )

This will strongly affect islands, their flora, fauna and inhabitants.
(Science Daily - News, )

John Sutter visits the Marshall Islands to find the surprising answer.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Tropical storm warnings have been posted for several Caribbean islands.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - World, )

An earthquake measuring 4.2 magnitude hit the Channel Islands on Friday.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Explore these underrated islands, countries and cities around the world.
( in USA Today - Travel, )

Crews restored power to Ocracoke and Hatteras Islands on Thursday night.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - National, )

Animals that live on islands are among the most at risk from extinction.
(Science Daily - News, )

Cruise line-owned private islands give guests a perfect day at the beach.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Underground heat islands in cities have an enormous geothermal potential.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Red Footed Booby is normally found in the tropical Galapagos Islands.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Islands in the region could be rid of the biting insects within a decade.
(Nature, )

Islands of fire ants spotted in aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Houston.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - Tech, )

The unspoilt islands boast craggy volcanic cones and brilliant blue lakes.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Microsoft has acquired the Israeli-based web security firm Secure Islands.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Beach lovers often overlook Scotland's islands in favour of the Caribbean.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Vietnam and China both claim the Paracel Islands, but China controls them.
(Ralph Jennings, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Britain's 10 most scenic and captivating islands, according to TripAdvisor.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 struck off Mentawai islands.
(USA Today - World, )

A powerful earthquake has rattled the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Members of this genus live in Africa, the Canary Islands, Europe, and Asia.
(Science Daily - News, )

Bohuslän is an archipelagic region with over 8,000 islands in West Sweden.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Stephen Hawking giving a lecture in 2014 in Tenerife on the Canary Islands.
(The New York Times - World News, )

From July tourists will be taxed for visiting the Spanish Balearic islands.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

A US guided-missile destroyer has travelled near China's artificial islands.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The Daily Mail's Fiona Hardcastle was delighted by both the Channel Islands.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Scientists are counting albatrosses on remote islands from satellite images.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

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