Sentence Examples


  • He came here a-fishing, and used an old log canoe which he found on the shore.
  • His murderers evidently found out their mistake and repented of it, for the bishop's body was found at sea floating in a canoe, covered with a palm fibre matting, and a palm-branch in his hand.
  • The Columbia river canoe resembled that of the Amur, the bow and stern being pointed at the water-line.
  • It is supposed to be navigable by canoe for 900 m.
  • Polynesian canoe-men had reached its northern shores in successive voyages.