Sentence Examples


  • We know little or nothing at present of the upland plants, or of those of dry or chalky soils.
  • Therein two eggs, with white, chalky shells, are commonly laid.
  • The trees seemed to have flourished on neighbouring chalky heights.
  • On the island of Andros there is an extremely fine white marl almost resembling a chalky ooze.
  • It includes chalky limestones, siliceous earths, red clay, and, at the top, a layer of mudstone composed mainly of volcanic dust.