Sentence Examples


  • By Dr Paul Matschie several races of the African elephant have been described, mainly, as already mentioned, on certain differences in the shape of the ear.
  • Unlike the African species, the Indian elephant charges with its trunk curled up, and consequently in silence.
  • The chief African traders are Hausa immigrants.
  • Cartagena was founded about the year 243 B.C. by the Carthaginian Hasdrubal, and was called Carthago Nova or New Carthage, to distinguish it from the African city of Carthage.
  • In this respect the Asiatic species differs very widely from its African relative, whose nutriment is largely composed of boughs and roots.