Funds earmarked for G-8 events have ensured that basic infrastructure such as roads and utilities are in place here.
That way, we suppose, he ensured that he received a standing ovation.
Bringing together the best of the extremes, he ensured that jazz remained both approachable and challenging.
While Kweku Adoboli lost UBS $2 billion, he may have ensured a key British banking reform becomes reality.
At minimum, our bill would have ensured a fairer, more deliberate process in this case.
Then, should I by some fortunate accident come well out of it, my fortune was ensured.
Apparently, it is induced to speak; in practice, its silence is ensured.
In the absence of parental care the persistence of the species is ensured by the enormous number of such offspring.
After these vigorous but justifiable measures, obedience was ensured.
For, if I had not so ensured and made it fated, I might later have wavered.