Sentence Examples


  • She didn't answer but returned to the couch, perching on the edge.
  • These caeca occur in birds (as in mammals) at the junction of the small with the large intestine; and while in ordinary perching-birds they are reduced to small nipplelike buds of no functional importance, in many other birds - owls for instance - they form quite long receptacles.
  • She rose, still wobbly, and crossed to the bed, perching on it beside Ully.
  • Perching birds, that is to say, which are neither birds of prey nor pigeons - proposed by Professor Cabanis, was into four " Orders," as follows: - 1.
  • Rhyn took a deep breath before perching on a boulder outside the walls.