Sentence Examples


  • A quail punctuated her statement with its crisp call.
  • Somewhere in the distance a Bob-White quail called.
  • Gamble's quail, bob-white, grouse, English pheasants and wild turkeys are the most important game birds, and the mocking-bird is common throughout south-western New Mexico.
  • The servants were a little discouraged, but soon they brought in a great tray containing two dozen nicely roasted quail on toast.
  • Grouse, quail, crows and woodpeckers (Melanerpes formicivorus) furnish species characteristic of the state.