Sentence Examples

  • South of the lake is a wide plain, traversed by the Semliki river, which enters the Nyanza through a swamp of tall weeds, chiefly ambach and papyrus.
  • Easing to the edge of the swamp cooler, she eyed the distance and drew a deep breath.
  • The fore-foot is fivetoed and spreading; indicating that the members of the family were swamp-dwelling animals.
  • The site of the town, formerly a swamp, has been thoroughly drained.
  • Large areas of forest or swamp were reclaimed for agriculture; the great Silesian industries of mining and weaving were called into existence, and Breslau grew to be a leading centre of exchange for the wares of East and West.