“Seat” in the news

Example collocations

county seat
held the seat
lost his seat
municipal seat
won the seat

Publications and example sentences

Malay Mail
· CMCO: 14 students among 20 nabbed in Penang drug party  
He said the group members were still seated at a dining table though the premises had closed at 10pm as per the CMCO requirements.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· With Caution and Creativity, Day Cares Prepare to Reopen  
If possible, choose a window seat.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· Burned flags and curfews: US cities convulsed by unrest  
Thousands of people marched on Sunday to the capitol building in Saint Paul, Minneapolis’ twin city and the seat of the state’s legislature.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· Summer furniture sales 2020: Best homeware deals from John Lewis, H&M, Zara Home and more  
For your next BBQ, seat everyone at this zephyr 8 people dining set (was £549.99, now £329.9)  Copy example sentence
· ‘Back where we belong’: Parisians bask in sun as cafés reopen after Covid-19 lockdown  
However, those in the Paris region — designated an “orange zone” where the virus still poses a greater threat — can only seat customers in outdoor terraces, assuming they have one.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· NRL blocks Telstra from streaming in bid to secure extension with Nine  
The telco provider is also in broadcast discussions with the AFL, with which it has a seat at the negotiating table.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Crowds Define Opera. They’re Also Keeping It From Returning.  
The Metropolitan Opera, one of the world’s largest houses, seats an audience of nearly 4,000.  Copy example sentence
· The political implications of the Minneapolis protests for Minnesota, explained  
“Nobody should forget we won two seats in Minnesota, but we also lost two seats,” said Matt Fuehrmeyer, the former research director for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in 2016 and 2018.  Copy example sentence