Sentence Examples


  • A golden leaf floated down in the cool morning mist and joined a carpet of others under the tree.
  • She shook like a leaf in a thunderstorm, her warm brown eyes wide and tears streaming down her cheeks.
  • When I return to my house I find that visitors have been there and left their cards, either a bunch of flowers, or a wreath of evergreen, or a name in pencil on a yellow walnut leaf or a chip.
  • The leaf-stalks and flowerstalks are traversed by longitudinal air-passages, whose disposition varies in different species.
  • After another moult the insect passes into the passive nymphal or " pupal " stage, during which it takes no food and rests in some safe hiding-place, such as the soil at the base of its food-plant or the hollow of a leaf-stalk.
 

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