Sentence Examples


  • Paddle the canoe and fish, while the girls learn to spin and weave, grind maize, and cook - good conduct being enforced by punishments of increasing severity, up to pricking their bodies with aloethorns and holding their faces over burning chillies.
  • The borzois jumped up, jerking the rings of the leashes and pricking their ears.
  • Thus shallow square or oblong wooden boxes, made of light, inexpensive wood, are very useful for seedsowing, for pricking out seedlings, or for planting cuttings.
  • The pricking out of seedlings in pots in the propagating pit is effected in a similar way.
  • This reminds me that Dr. Hale used to give a personal touch to his letters to me by pricking his signature in braille.
 

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