How to use were above in a sentence

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Both were above average, and when Milton got in a groove, he displayed flashes of brilliance.
Catches of a type of anchovy called anchoveta were above 10 million tons in the late 1960s to 1971 off northern and central Peru.
The tops of the storms were above 50,000 feet, and even the airliners wouldn't be able to get above them.
She said the temperatures were above 100F, the soldiers were covered in mosquito bites and had no electricity or clean water.
A report was produced by Compass which in substance indicated that IBM's charges were above those of the comparators.
Margiotta said figures for the current year would show increases and that sales at its new shop in Dundas Street were above target.
Soon we were above ground in a silvery twelve-seater custom van, my seatmate fiddling with a loaded ashtray, fine gray dust sprinkling his shiny black tasseled loafers.
Though not free men, they were above the bordars and cottars who held less land, and well above the slaves, who had been numerous in Saxon England.
A school district Inspector General's report found chaos in the handling of projects and said that consultants' fees were above national averages.
His design was not to pay him the value of his pictures, because they were above any price.
His second, third, fourth, and fifth battles were above another river which is called Dubglas and is in the region of Linnuis.
When a continuous sound was heard from the second beam the crew knew they were above the target and began dropping their bombs.
The barrage balloons were above where the Standard Cinema stood.
Examples from Classical Literature
He was compelled to renumber the people to find that all but two of those who were above twenty when they left Egypt had perished.
The Penates of the city were above all the emperor and his family.
The stables were on either side of this floor and the mows were above.
But up here we were above it, etched by the starlight and Earthglow.
Only that small, select number who were above, and led all the rest.
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