Sentence Examples


  • A native of the African Savanna (most likely Kenya) and a tribe princess, the young Elena is a lover, not a fighter.
  • Many are savanna grasses, in various parts of the tropics, for instance the large genus Andropogon, Elionurus and others.
  • On the hills the baobab and hyphaene palm are characteristic; on the plateau are stretches of open savanna, and park-like country with clumps of silk cotton and shea-butter trees.
  • Agriculture, too, flourishes in the eastern highlands, and throughout the greater part of the steppe and savanna region of the northern and southern zones, especially the latter.
  • Elionurus, a widespread savanna grass in tropical and subtropical America, and also in the tropics of the old world, is rejected by cattle probably on account of its aromatic character, the spikelets having a strong balsam-like smell.