Sentence Examples


  • Cotton grows on large stalks in fields.
  • At the same time it is desirable to have, as far as possible, stalks of equal length together, - all these conditions having considerable influence on the quality and appearance of the finished sample.
  • Other species attack the stalks of grasses and corn (Cephus pygmaeus).
  • Commercial cubebs consist of the dried berries, usually with their stalks attached; the pericarp is greyish-brown, or blackish and wrinkled; and the seed, when present, is hard, white and oily.
  • The leaf-stalks are gathered by the neighbouring hill people, and carried down for sale.