Sentence Examples


  • Squash bugs are a serious problem in the Western Hemisphere and can be found from coast to coast in the U.S. They suck the vital juices from plants and can inject a toxin that causes otherwise healthy plants to wilt, discolor and die.
  • If you would like to learn how to play the sport of squash, but you've avoided it because you're worried about breaking your prescription glasses, you'll be happy to learn that prescription squash goggles are available.
  • While it's easy to find wine to complement the mashed potatoes and dinner rolls, it can get a little trickier when you involve pickles, squash, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, and other traditional dishes.
  • Since squash bugs show a preference for Hubbard squash and many types of pumpkin, as opposed to melons and cucumbers, stay away from plantings that will present an attractive buffet for squash bugs.
  • The corn provides the beans a place to climb, while the beans provide nutrients to the soil and the squash shades the roots of the other plants, providing weed control and helping to conserve water.