Definition of 'be able to'
Example sentences containing 'be able to'
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In this way he was able to become something he was not conditioned to be.Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990) The Sun (2014)
You may well be able to afford it - we cannot.The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Then you'll be able to tell if something changes.The Sun (2014)
The issue of what we might or might not be able to afford is an issue we are working together to sort out.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It's only very recently that men have been able to do something about that.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2012)
At least that way they'll be able to afford some of his compensation.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2010)
He spent much of his student loan on fuel last year and is not sure how he will be able to afford it this time around.The Sun (2013) THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)
Hotels are already nearly fully booked, but shop around and you should be able to find something cheaper than the package below.The Sun (2014)
I find him funny and it is refreshing to be able to watch something with younger family members and not be embarrassed.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2011)
Definition of be able to from the Collins English Dictionary