How to use for the duration in a sentence

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The unit closed and barred its doors and we were told on no account to leave our stations for the duration of the emergency.
Above them is a large incense container that has been slowly swinging on a chain and exudes a pungent smell that lingers for the duration.
I saw it on SBS at about two in the morning, once, and sat there aghast for the duration.
A 42-year-old man was referred to our Pulmonary Clinic for evaluation of a chronic productive cough and dysphonia for the duration of 2 years.
They provide all computer equipment and course material for the duration of the programme.
In America, when you skip work and stay in bed for the duration, they call it a duvet day.
The best thing about spending the next few weeks behind bars is that if you're banged up you actually lose the right to vote for the duration.
One of the aforementioned New York Friends offered to put me up in his new house for the duration.
Many students find themselves sleeping on old camp bed-style mattress for the duration of their stay.
Neither side could find a way through for the duration of the game in front of 63,000 spectators.
The 10 trains an hour scheduled to pass through Swindon had to be re-routed for the duration of the alert.
As part of this tribute the committee are looking for memorabilia which can be put on show for the duration of the exhibition.
He trained for and entered the Royal Navy for the duration of the First World War.
However, the footpath through Scotchell would be closed for the duration of the work.
Wherever the sensation has struck, it has remained for the duration of my stay, and returned on repeat visits.
Highways chiefs expect to keep both lanes open for the duration of the project which is scheduled to last until December this year.
They receive only travelling expenses plus board and lodging for the duration of the session.
This process was repeated for the remaining data until a value of zero remained for the duration of the experimental period.
A signed diversion route around the inner ring road will be in operation for the duration of the work.
Yet, it was dire, dismal, as dreary as the grey mist that enveloped the new stadium for the duration of the game.
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Examples from Classical Literature
Ahura Mazda was the creator of the universe for the duration of which he fixed a certain term.
It came to her ears that I had become a teetotaler for the duration of the war.
This effortlessly funny story follows the horde of children who call Tamerlane Hall home for the duration of the Christmas holidays.
According to Fast for the Climate, hundreds of people from around the world fasted with Sano for the duration of the meeting, but the results were not what they hoped for.
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