Sentence Examples

  • Hardy fruit thrives, and live-stock breeding prospers.
  • The Angora goat thrives well in certain districts.
  • Enough of the rocky surface is covered with a thin coating of soil to enable the natives to grow yams, taro, bananas, &c., for their support; cotton thrives well, and has even been exported in small quantities, but there is no space available for its cultivation on any considerable scale.
  • The tea plant thrives and is being planted fairly rapidly on the Black Sea littoral in Transcaucasia.
  • The hornbeam thrives well on stiff, clayey, moist soils, into which its roots penetrate deeply; on chalk or gravel it does not flourish.

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