Sentence Examples


  • The churning sea below was littered with jagged rocks that looked small from her perch a hundred feet above them.
  • The scaly fish include members of the carp and perch kind.
  • There are large quantities of salmon in the lower Columbia river, in Gray's and Willapa harbours, and in Puget Sound; oyster fisheries in Gray's and Willapa harbours and in Puget Sound; cod, perch, flounders, smelt, herring and sardines in these and other salt waters.
  • They sat in silence throughout the afternoon, until the sun sank far enough out of the sky to perch on the ocean.
  • The fish are mainly the coarser species, such as carp, buffalo-fish and white perch; of better food fish, the principal varieties are bass (black, striped and rock), crappie, pike, "jack salmon" or walleyed pike, and sun fish.