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Example Sentences for "river"

In 1969, the Cuyahoga River in Ohio was so full of oil and chemicals that it actually caught fire.

acute They took an adventure tour rafting down the Amazon River last year.

The area which includes the Amazon River has the highest annual rainfall in the world.

The villagers' blindness was caused by a parasite living in the river near their homes.

The river acts as a natural boundary between the two nations.

Her brother received a medal for bravery after he jumped into the river to save a drowning child.

Industries along the river continue to pour dangerous waste into the water, producing a toxic brew that has killed all the fish in the area downstream.

The River Senegal bursts its banks every year, making the land beside it very fertile.

A Chinese proverb notes, "The Yangtse River never runs backwards, man recaptures not his youth.

" Over the centuries, the river has carved a winding path through the canyon.

Beginning in about 386 A.


, a series of magnificent Buddhist cave temples were carved into the rock of a river bank south of the city of Luoyang, China.

In March of 1848, Niagara Falls ceased flowing for the first time in recorded history, when an ice jam in the Niagara River caused the water to stop moving.

They took a charter boat up the Ganges River for three days while they were travelling in India.

My brother and his wife went on a wonderful chartered cruise down the Nile River last year.

In 1969, the Cuyahoga River in Ohio was so full of oil and chemicals that it actually caught fire.

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