English Sentences Focusing on Words and Their Word Families
The Word "Scarce" in Example Sentences
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2668573	I could scarcely believe it.	Hybrid	1
1155830	Tom scarcely recognized Mary.	CK	1
298857	He can scarcely write his name.	CK	1
325438	I could scarcely stand on my feet.	CK	1
1024202	Tom scarcely ever gets any exercise.	CK	1
2267567	Meat's scarce.	_undertoad
1765283	Jobs are scarce.	wwkudu
51115	I scarcely think so.	CM
33300	I scarcely slept a wink.	CK
41570	I can scarcely believe it.	CK
2259072	Nowadays coffee is scarce.	_undertoad
2985625	Is food scarce around here?	sharptoothed
2644009	Tom could scarcely breathe.	CK
2985743	Apples are scarce this year.	sharptoothed
293032	He scarcely ever watches TV.	CK
264801	I scarcely believed my eyes.	CK
305053	They scarcely need it at all.	CM
57924	Water is scarce in this area.	CK
1911905	I can scarcely sleep at night.	Spamster
59271	Oil is scarce in this country.	CK
2265973	Gasoline is scarce around here.	_undertoad
59252	Rain is scarce in this country.	CK
277608	We scarcely had time for lunch.	CK
64596	There was scarcely any money left.	CK
45152	Food is still scarce in the region.	CM
288514	He died when he was scarcely thirty.	CK
312186	She spoke scarcely a word of English.	CK
506906	Telephone booths are very scarce around here.	blay_paul
24155	There are scarcely any flowers in our garden.	Nero
266787	I had scarcely gone out before the phone rang.	CM
301980	He had scarcely escaped when he was recaptured.	CM
246649	I had scarcely left home when it began to rain.	CK
28898	We had scarcely returned when it began raining.	CM
73032	I had scarcely walked a minute before I met him.	CM
1582788	She had scarcely finished speaking when he cut in.	eastasiastudent
1424463	Good quality fruit is scarce in the winter and it costs a lot.	CM
47815	After the disaster, there was scarcely any water left on the island.	CK
2890108	I've lived most of my life in the plains where trees and hills are scarce.	sharptoothed