Sentence Examples


  • The ant was carrying a grain of wheat as large as itself.
  • Just as he spoke, the ant lost its footing and fell to the ground.
  • On patting their carrier or some passing ant, the mites are supplied with food, no service being rendered by them in return for the ants' care.
  • Perhaps, however, the name may only signify a large terrestrial biting apterous insect, surpassing the ant in size and predatory habits.
  • - Ant-colonies are founded either by a single female or by several in association.