Sentence Examples


  • The meaner sort are covered with mats which they make of a kind of bulrush, and are also indifferently tight and warm, but not so good as the former....
  • It is nowhere muddy, and a casual observer would say that there were no weeds at all in it; and of noticeable plants, except in the little meadows recently overflowed, which do not properly belong to it, a closer scrutiny does not detect a flag nor a bulrush, nor even a lily, yellow or white, but only a few small heart-leaves and potamogetons, and perhaps a water-target or two; all which however a bather might not perceive; and these plants are clean and bright like the element they grow in.
  • Reedmace (used to be called Bulrush) is a good example.
  • The major crops are yams, sorghum, and bulrush millet.
  • The site gives a number of examples from bracken compost to bulrush baskets, and laverbread to living willow fences.

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