Sentence Examples


  • Give him some porridge: it takes a long time to get filled up after starving.
  • They gave him some more porridge and Morel with a laugh set to work on his third bowl.
  • For months together a Ruman will subsist on vegetables and mamaliga, the maize porridge that forms his staple diet.
  • It is either baked into cakes, called tortilla by the Indians of Yucatan, or made into a kind of porridge, as in Ireland.
  • In the corner room at the club, members gathered to read these broadsheets, and some liked the way Karpushka jeered at the French, saying: They will swell up with Russian cabbage, burst with our buckwheat porridge, and choke themselves with cabbage soup.