Sentence Examples


  • The short feet of the penguins are an adaptation.
  • The food of penguins consists of crustaceans, cephalopods and other molluscs, varied by fish and vegetable matter.
  • In addition to the penguins numerous other sea birds nest on the islands, as petrels, albatrosses, terns, skuas and prions.
  • The island is visited by vast numbers of penguins and contains valuable guano deposits.
  • For a long while their position was very much misunderstood, some systematists having placed them with the Alcidae or Auks, to which they bear only a relationship of analogy, as indeed had been perceived by a few ornithologists, who recognized in the penguins a very distinct order, I L.