01. After mixing the flour and milk, [add] one cup of chocolate chips.
02. If you [add] 3 and 2, the answer is 5.
03. The [addition] of Jennifer Mills to our staff has been a real help.
04. Many people are totally against [adding] fluoride to the drinking water.
05. Getting x-rays done at the dentist [adds] a great deal to the cost of a check-up.
06. We put an [addition] onto the house last year.
07. Italy is sending [additional] troops to the area to aid the U.N. forces already there.
08. The amount I told you is just to paint the walls. If you want the ceilings done, it will cost an [additional] $200.
09. William Osler once said that we are here to [add] what we can to life, not to get what we can from it.
10. My daughter accidentally added [salt] instead of sugar to the ingredients when she was making a cake, and it tasted terrible.
11. The [added] stress of losing his job just after he got a divorce was too much for him.
12. The music really [adds] to the romantic mood of the movie.
13. We are [adding] to our sports product line all the time.
14. Green tea makes a pleasant [addition] to your meals.
15. Edinburgh Castle in Scotland was built in the 11th century, but was [added] to at various times.
16. A Chinese proverb tells us that riches [add] to the house, virtues to the man.
17. A Hebrew proverb notes that if you [add] to the truth, you take something away from it.
18. The company offers an [added] bonus if I exceed my sales target by more than 10%.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.


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