Sentence Examples


  • There are a lot of swamps in Arkansas, so just stick as close to the roads as you can.
  • Cushing himself swam to the swamps on the river bank, and after wading among them for hours reached a Federal picket boat.
  • At the comparatively remote epoch when the Deccan was a forest tract, they were probably also met with there, but the swamps of the Bengal Sundarbans appear unsuited to their habits.
  • For lack of proper canalization, while much of the harm is also due to the disforestation of the mountains, owing to which the rains collect in the upland valleys, and are brought down by violent torrents, carrying the soil with them, and so impeding the proper drainage and irrigation of these valleys, and encouraging the formation of unhealthy swamps; moreover, the climate has become much more tropical in character.
  • In the northern part of Corrientes there is a large area of swamps and shallow lagoons which are believed to be slowly drying up.

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