Sentence Examples


  • The numbers go up to five, and for living objects the word bird is added, for inanimate yam, for large objects ship.'- There are other terms for bundles of sugarcanes, rows (planted) of yams, &c.; and sometimes things are counted by threes.
  • Crenata), or latent, as in the Chinese yam (Dioscorea Batatas).
  • The two auxiliary verbs are kam, " I have," and yam, "I am."
  • Esculents), the banana, sweet potato, yam, bread-fruit and cocoa-nut.
  • No eyes are visible in the Chinese yam, but slices of the long club-shaped tubers will push out young shoots and form independent plants, if planted with ordinary care.