English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "stick"

The children spent the afternoon throwing sticks into the creek, and watching them drift downstreamWe are teaching our dog how to fetch a stick.

The children spent the afternoon throwing sticks into the creek, and watching them drift downstream.

He was arrested after hitting someone over the head with his stick during the hockey game.

I can't swim very far when I do the crawl, so I usually stick to the breast stroke.

Budget travelers can live for well under $50 a day in the African nation of Gabon if they stick to cheap resthouses and restaurants.

The dog went out into the water to get the stick his master had thrown.

With his sticky hands and feet, Spiderman is able to walk up the sides of buildings.

When my kids were small, they liked to collect colorful stickers that they kept in an album.

With little sticky pads on their toes, tree frogs can actually climb the smooth surface of a windowpane.

There was some sticky stuff coming out from where the tree branch had been cut.

Some orangutans have discovered how to use sticks to get insects out of holes.

When I was a little boy, I used to enjoy spending time at the park watching sticks float down the stream, and chasing after them.

He broke his arm, and we could see the bone sticking out.

Stirring rice while it simmers mashes the grains, and makes the rice sticky.

In the culture of Tibet, it's good manners to stick out your tongue at your guests.

Houseflies have sticky feet which allow them to walk on the ceiling.

Snails produce a colorless, sticky discharge that forms a protective carpet under them as they travel along.

The children were playing war with pointed sticks, and one of them accidentally got poked in the arm and had to go to the hospital.

You'd better sharpen that stake a bit if you want to stick it in the vampire's heart tonight.

If an insect tries to eat a bit of gum, its jaws will stick together, and it will die of starvation.

Einstein once said: I don't know with what weapons World War Three will be fought, but World War Four will be fought with sticks and stones.

It was very hard for Betty to make chocolate chip cookies for her son's class while trying to stick to her diet.

You can't use the recreational facilities unless you have a valid sticker on your student card.

Don't touch the walls; the paint is still sticky.

The children just finished their ice-cream cones and their hands are all sticky.

We gathered some sticks to make a fire.

The stickiness on the table is from some beer that was spilt.

I got stuck in traffic coming home, and it took me over an hour to get about one mile.

The little boy stuck his finger in a pop bottle and couldn't get it out.

I got stuck on question five on the math test because I couldn't remember the formula.

She stuck her boyfriend's photo on the inside of her locker door.

Winnie-the-Pooh ate so much honey while visiting Rabbit at home, that he got stuck while trying to get out of his hole.

A Chinese proverb notes that he who stands still in the mud sticks in it.

A Chinese proverb observes that water does not stick to the mountain, and vengeance does not stick to a big heart.

A Hebrew proverb remarks that poverty is a wonderful thing. It sticks to a man after all his friends have forsaken him.

A Japanese proverb notes that an accomplishment sticks to a person.

Theodore Roosevelt once advised, Speak softly and carry a big stick.

Samuel Johnson once said that a fishing rod is a stick with a hook at one end and a fool at the other.

George Elliot once advised, Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it.

Mao Zedong once said, In waking a tiger, use a long stick.

Find someone who has bought glow-in-the-dark stickers.


Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the stick, a sentence example for stick, and how to make stick in sample sentence, how do I use the word stick in a sentence? How do you spell stick in a sentence? spelling of stick

Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....

Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More

hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More

lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More

window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More