Sentence Examples


  • She forked some hay into each of the stalls and checked the herd again.
  • The fish resembles a sprat in having a forked tail and a single dorsal fin, but the body is round and slender.
  • Selby, properly belonging, at least in the Fame Islands, to the species known by the book-name of Sandwich tern, all the others being those called sea-swallows - a name still most commonly given to the whole group throughout Britain from their long wings, forked tail and marine habit.
  • Towards the end of the body both neural and haemal arches are continued into forked radial cartilages, which support a median fin.
  • Blades forked at the larger end, and separated about one-sixteenth of an inch from each other by winding cotton thread between them, the whole being also bound together by thread, and the protrusion of the points being restricted to one-twelfth of an inch, by which the depth of the incision is limited.