Sentence examples for but from high-quality English sources.

Use but in a sentence.

  • Luckily I found my family but it was a horrible feeling.

  • It was tested against Ebola, but results were lackluster.

  • And then there is the vote, but its outcome is preordained.

  • Her tone wasn't convincing, but the casserole disappeared anyway.

  • Larger keyboards are more welcoming, but they won’t slip into your clutch-bag.

  • But, but, but GSK, I hear the Brexiters cry.

  • But one can try to put lipstick on a pig, but it’s still a pig.

  • There are clearly words that are ambiguous but not (obviously) vague: ‘bat’ is not vague but it is ambiguous.

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  • “Not agitation, but adjustment; not surgery, but serenity; not the dramatic, but the dispassionate; not experiment, but equipoise.”

  • Holberton confirmed the incident but dodged responsibility: "The low attendance was unfortunate but outside of the school's control," the Holberton spokesperson said.

  • You can read about Alexander the Great but not about Catherine the Great, Kafka but not Virginia Woolf, Clausewitz but not Sojourner Truth, Schopenhauer but not Simone de Beauvoir, Michael Faraday but not Marie Curie.

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On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for but. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.

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  • 6 sentence examples for but from The New Yorker
  • 2 sentence examples for but from Independent
  • 1 sentence examples for but from GutenbergBooks - Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  • 4 sentence examples for but from The Guardian
  • 4 sentence examples for but from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for but from Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  • 1 sentence examples for but from The Economist
  • 1 sentence examples for but from Business Insider
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