Sentences with Useful Words and Phrases

to penilize unfairly

to enable

a militant

to express sympathy for

to pay the bail

suspended sentences

  1. Mr Green was convicted of perjury in May 2009 for having falsified documents in the case, and received an eighteen-month suspended sentence but no one of his friends appeared to pay the bail for him.
  2. President Ortega said that his purpose in telling his story the way he did enabled him to focus international condemnation on an international group that deserved it — the American militants, so that no one was prone to express sympathy for ‘the capitalists’ intervention’.
  3. The protectionism practised by rich countries unfairly penalizes efficient producers in developing countries.