Sentence Examples


  • Foxes are common in the neighborhood of Rome.
  • Silver foxes apparently also occur in northern Asia.
  • Young foxes can be tamed to a certain extent, and do not then emit the well-known odour to any great degree unless excited.
  • Foxes, martens, weasels, badgers and otters are to be found everywhere; bears are found in the Alps, wolves are rare, but they find their way sometimes from French territory to the western provinces, or from Poland to Prussia and Posen.
  • Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.