Sentence Examples


  • Of crustaceans, land-crabs are remarkable for size and number.
  • Birds - but also in ants, spiders, the higher crabs and molluscs.
  • Shrimps, crabs and lobsters form an important source of food supply.
  • Tasmanian savages were crafty warriors and kangaroo-hunters, and the women climbed the highest trees by notching, in quest of opossums. Shell-fish and crabs were taken, and seals knocked on the head with clubs, but neither fish-hook nor fishing-net was known, and indeed swimming fish were taboo as food.
  • He has to be out there, caught in the seaweed at the bottom of Chesapeake Bay, with the fish and crabs having a party, getting as bloated as the fat Wassermann twin lying on the slab at the Norfolk morgue.