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Example Sentences for "flood"

, they often have floods after a heavy rainfallIn the Southern U.S.A., they often have floods after a heavy rainfall.

When she realized all the damage the flood had caused, she burst into tears.

The flood completely wiped out the village.

The bridge was washed away by the flood.

The flooding of the Red River in Manitoba a few years back caused millions of dollars in damage.

The radio station was flooded with phone calls when they announced the contest to win tickets to the rock concert.

When we were young, my dad used to flood our backyard in winter to make a skating rink.

Nicholas Chamfort once said that the only thing that stops God from sending another flood is that the first one was useless.

There is a Welsh proverb which states there are three things it is best to avoid: a strange dog, a flood, and a man who thinks he is wise.

If the ice covering the Antarctic continent were to melt, the level of the sea would rise so much that the whole world would be flooded.

On December 12, 1992, more than 2,000 people were killed when a tsunami flooded two volcanic islands, Flores and Babi, in the South Pacific.

The main purpose of growing rice in flooded fields is to drown the weeds surrounding the young seedlings.

In 1931, the Yellow River in China flooded, and 3.7 million people died.

The Yellow River in China has flooded more than 1,500 times in the last 1,800 years.

Heavy rains in central Africa can bring about flooding along Mozambique's rivers.

Seasonal floods often block roadways in Cameroon.

By 1830, the islands of Fiji were flooded with sailors and traders from Australia, New Zealand, China, the U.S. and Europe.

People flooded into Hong Kong during the 1800s and 1900s, attracted by economic opportunities, or fleeing from danger in their homeland.

Scientists believe that at various times in the distant past huge volumes of water were released on Mars resulting in catastrophic flooding.


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