Assuming, I have to comment on a topic (e.g. Refugees in the European Union) and I have prove an assumption by explaining and giving an example.

For example: The EU has to accept the refugees because of humanity. For example, the people, who have traveled more than 500 km can't just be sent back home, because they would get killed in their home country.

  1. Which are good expression for explanations and examples?
  2. Is it possible to say:

    This can be seen at the example of Mohammad Abdul ...

  • I have no idea what you're asking. Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 16:52
  • Oh, are you requesting phrases? Mark your examples with "Ex." Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 16:54
  • How do you mean this? Marking the examples? I tried typing ex in the text; but the program didn't mark the text as example.
    – black
    Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 16:59
  • @black: Type * > at the beginning of each separate example, then make sure the rest of that line is exactly the text of that example with nothing added or removed. Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 17:23
  • No, I mean literally, when you want to give an example as part of an assignment, you can write Ex. to say the thing that follows is an example. Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 20:53

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The EU is obliged to accept refugees for humanitarian reasons. People who have travelled more than 500 miles cannot simply be sent home to be killed. Take, for example, the case of Mohammad Abdul...

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