English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "boil"

Bring the water to a boil, and then add the vegetablesIt was boiling on the beach today.

Bring the water to a boil, and then add the vegetables.

We boiled the eggs for about seven minutes.

After the volcano erupted, boiling lava poured down the side of the mountain.

We had salad, chicken and boiled potatoes for supper.

The soup should boil gently for about half an hour before being served.

Wow, it was really boiling outside today. I think I must have a sunburn.

You shouldn't boil miso soup or you will kill all the helpful bacteria in it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that there is always a best way of doing everything, even if it be to boil an egg.

Samuel Butler wrote that like a lobster boiled, the morn from black to red began to turn.

In 1547, British law was changed to end the practice of boiling people to death as punishment for criminal behavior.

Whenever I make boiled eggs, I time them by the length of the Beatles' song Hey Jude.

An old English proverb observes that a watched pot never boils.

In Bolivia, water boils at a temperature of 83 degrees centigrade because of the high altitude.

If you are visiting the African nation of Benin, you must be sure to boil all your water to make it safe for drinking.

Find someone who has boiled an egg.


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