Sentence Examples


  • The stork is seen for about 170 days, the house-swallow 160, the snow-goose 260, the snipe 220.
  • The Double or Solitary Snipe of English sportsmen, S.
  • "I want to stop him before he screws up a real missing person case by sending the police off on a snipe hunt," he snarled.
  • Of small game, hares, jungle fowl, peacocks, partridges, snipe, woodcock, wild ducks and geese, and green pigeons are numerous in the tarai, and jungle fowl and pheasants in the hills.
  • Great numbers of eagles, vultures, hawks, bustards and other birds of prey are met with; and partridges, duck, teal, guinea-fowl, sand-grouse, curlews, woodcock, snipe, pigeons, thrushes and swallows are very plentiful.