Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"Able"

I'm able to run.
I'm able to ski.
I'm able to swim.
Are you able to swim?
She is able to skate.
I was able to help her.
I am able to drive a car.
The baby is able to walk.
Tom is able to swim well.
I am able to read English.
He isn't able to buy a car.
She wasn't able to meet him.
Tom is not yet able to swim.
He is able to swim very fast.
He is able to play the guitar.
She is able to sing very well.
They're able to speak Spanish.
Tom will be able to swim soon.
She wasn't able to talk to him.
Tom is not able to drive a car.
Was she able to write a report?
We may not be able to afford it.
I'm sure I'll be able to find it.
Will he be able to come tomorrow?
He is able to speak ten languages.
I am able to swim across the river.
Will he be able to catch the train?
Tom will be able to drive a car soon.
I was able to answer all the questions.
Mary was able to swim across the river.
I think that you won't be able to do it.
She wasn't able to contact him by phone.
They are able to speak Spanish a little.
We won't be able to arrive home in time.
I wasn't able to go to his birthday party.
I was able to swim well when I was a child.
How many eggs were you able to get yesterday?
I was able to swim faster when I was younger.
I'm afraid we won't be able to help you tomorrow.
He walked slowly so the children would be able to follow.
I never imagined I'd be able to give a concert in Boston.
I'd love to be able to spend less time doing household chores.
I think it's unlikely that I'll be able to pass my driving test.
Before you can love others, you need to be able to love yourself.
I think that maybe I won't be able to make understood in English.
I'd love to be able to find more time that I could spend relaxing.
I think it's highly unlikely that you'll be able to do that by yourself.
I think it's highly unlikely that we'll be able to escape from this prison.
She owes him a lot of money, but she probably won't be able to pay it back.
I know that it is highly unlikely that we'll be able to sell all this stuff.
I never for a moment imagined that I'd be able to meet so many famous people.
I never for a moment imagined I'd be able to afford to live in such a fancy house.
I don't need to sound like a native speaker, I just want to be able to speak fluently.
I don't think it's necessary for me to sound like a native speaker, I just want to be able to speak fluently.
I think it's a shame that some foreign language teachers were able to graduate from college without ever having studied with a native speaker.


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