Sentence Examples


  • Carmen picked up a potato and started pealing it.
  • The tubers of Ipomaea Batatas are rich in starch and sugar, and, as the "sweet potato," form one of the most widely distributed foods in the warmer parts of the earth.
  • Katie stared at the potato in her hand.
  • If a mass of living plant-tissue is cut, the first change observed is one of color: the white flesh of a potato or an apple turns biown as the air enters, and closer examination shows that cell walls and contents are alike affected.
  • Flax is almost of as much importance as wheat, and the potato is more cultivated than in any other part of Russia.