Words nearby cleft sentence
How to use cleft sentence in a sentence
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice turned herself in to serve a 15-month sentence for bankruptcy fraud.How a ‘Real Housewife’ Survives Prison: ‘I Don’t See [Teresa Giudice] Having a Cakewalk Here’|Michael Howard|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That Huckabee is mentioned in the same sentence with other aspiring conservative governors, especially Bobby Jindal, is laughable.
Brown had been serving a life sentence; McCollum had been on Death Row.
Had he been competently represented, the jury might well have failed to concur on a death sentence.
Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
Each sentence came as if torn piecemeal from his unwilling tongue; short, jerky phrases, conceived in pain and delivered in agony.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Sentence of fine and imprisonment passed upon lord Bacon in the house of peers for bribery.
John Wilkes released from the tower by the memorable sentence of chief justice Pratt.
It seeks the shortest phrase or sentence and adds successively all the modifiers, making no omissions.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)