- 01. You shouldn't talk about [controversial] topics with people you don't know very well because it might start an argument.02. The government's decision to subsidize professional hockey teams resulted in a great deal of [controversy], and ultimately resulted in a reversal of the decision.03. Immigration can be a very [controversial] topic amongst Australians.04. The government's plans to cut unemployment benefits are certain to generate a great deal of [controversy].05. We often discuss [controversial] topics in class because these topics always get people thinking.06. The art show has been quite [controversial] because of its erotic imagery.07. George is a very [controversial] leader, due to his outspoken manner.08. Galileo's discoveries regarding the universe generated intense interest and [controversy].09. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said that the ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and [controversy].10. The climate provided by modern industrial societies for religion is a subject of considerable [controversy].11. Our response to the [controversial] social issues of our time will determine our future.12. John F. Kennedy once remarked, "Let us welcome [controversial] books and [controversial] authors."13. Richard Nixon once said that if an individual wants to be a leader, and isn't [controversial], that means he never stood for anything.14. Uganda is one of Africa's most beautiful and [controversial] nations.15. Nuclear power is a [controversial] issue in Sweden, and it is expected that the country's nuclear reactors will be gradually shut down over the next 20 years.16. In March of 1972, Cosmopolitan magazine released its [controversial] issue of actor Burt Reynolds in a nude pose.17. Charles Darwin's book "The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" was very [controversial] when it was first published in November of 1859.18. In August of 2002, the U.S. government began advising some companies to end many of their [controversial] animal tests, saying laboratory alternatives exist that are quicker, and just as good.19. Although guidelines require that the animals used in research must be treated humanely, [controversy] over their use still continues.20. He is a very [uncontroversial], boring leader, but he will do until a more dynamic person comes along.21. She has been involved in a number of [controversies] since taking over as leader.
Grammatical examples in English. 2013.