zone


zone
01. You must slow down to about 30 kilometers an hour when driving through a school [zone] between dawn and dusk.
02. You will not be permitted to enter the construction [zone] unless you are wearing a hardhat.
03. This area of town is [zoned] for residential use only, so they can't build any commercial buildings.
04. The town was declared a disaster [zone] after it was devastated by a tornado.
05. Children growing up in a war [zone] may suffer emotional problems for their entire lives.
06. Here in Seattle, we live in the Pacific time [zone].
07. Provincial [zoning] laws prohibit the sale of farmland for any other purpose than farming.
08. You will have to pay double on the bus because you will be travelling through two [zones].
09. If you get pulled over by the police for speeding in a construction [zone], you will have to pay double the usual fine.
10. Please don't honk your horn in this area because it is a hospital [zone].
11. When flying from London to New York by Concorde jet, you can arrive 2 hours before you leave, due to the time [zones] crossed.
12. The Democratic People's Republic of Korea was founded on May 1, 1948, in the [zone] occupied by Russian troops after World War Two.
13. There is just one time [zone] in China despite its great size.
14. The lands of Mali cover several geographical [zones].
15. Chile is mainly located in the temperate [zone] south of the equator.
16. In 1980, China established four special economic [zones] in order to attract foreign investors, technology, and expertise.
17. In 1992, the United States, Mexico and Canada agreed to form a free-trade [zone] that would rank as the world's largest single trading bloc.
18. Panda habitat falls within the temperate forests of Central China (the bamboo forest [zone]).
19. The local transit service area is divided into two fare [zones].

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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