English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "lap"

She burnt her thighs when she accidentally dropped her coffee in her lap while drivingOur old cat used to like to sit on my lap while I read in the evenings.

She burnt her thighs when she accidentally dropped her coffee in her lap while driving.

She waited on the bench with her hands in her lap.

We are now coming to the last lap in the race.

The Jamaican runner passed his American counterpart on the last lap of the race.

The water lapped against the side of the canoe.

The cat lapped up the milk I spilled on the floor.

The runners are now coming up to the final lap of the race.

With five laps to go, Michael Schumacher is clearly in the lead.

She held her coffee cup in her lap and stared out the window.

There is a Croatian proverb which observes that if you save three pieces of gold, the fourth one will fall into your lap.

Francis Bacon once observed that fortunes come tumbling into some men's laps.

Alfred Whitehead once remarked that if a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you, but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.

The south coast of Tahiti is protected by a reef, and the beautiful sandy beaches are gently lapped by the waves.

Find someone who has held a baby, dog, or cat in his/her lap in the past week.


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