Liable :

Liable - (adjective)

Meanings :

likely, especially, from habit or tendency

Example Sentences :

1. The river is liable to flood in winter.

2. Those who get top salaries are liable for a higher rate of tax.

3. This kind of cloth is liable to tear very easily.

4. He declared that he was not liable for his wife's debts.

5. The bridge, constructed in the last regime, is liable to collapse at any moment.

6. Be careful. If you meet with an accident while driving my car, I will become a liable person.

7. People who walk on the grass are liable to a fine of Rs.15.

8. The court ruled that I could not be held personally liable for my wife's debts.

Sometimes a word takes a certain preposition after it in one context and a different preposition in another context.



The Grammar Index

Share this page:
Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.