Sentence Examples


  • She didn't answer but returned to the couch, perching on the edge.
  • She rose, still wobbly, and crossed to the bed, perching on it beside Ully.
  • There are many perching birds, e.g.
  • There is a large variety of perching birds, including several species of brilliant plumage - sun-birds, kingfishers, rollers and flycatchers, &c.; kites, hawks and owls are numerous, and the lakes and marshes abound with water-fowl and herons, ibises, &c.
  • Perching birds, that is to say, which are neither birds of prey nor pigeons - proposed by Professor Cabanis, was into four " Orders," as follows: - 1.