English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "swallow"

I have a sore throat, and it is hard to swallow any foodThe young boy got hit with a big wave, and swallowed a lot of water, but he was okay.

I have a sore throat, and it is hard to swallow any food.

The entire town was swallowed up by a crack in the ground that appeared when the earthquake struck.

The little girl hated the food, so she pinched her nose, and tried to swallow it as quickly as possible.

Does he really expect us to swallow that stupid story?

The little boy took a big swallow of pop, and smiled.

The young man swallowed nervously when questioned by police.

Pearl Bailey once observed that there's a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves, and it becomes either good or sour inside.

Harry Secombe once joked, My advice if you insist on slimming; eat as much as you like - just don't swallow it.

When frogs swallow a meal, their eyeballs close and sink into their head, an action which applies pressure, and pushes the food down their throat.

I read somewhere that the average person accidentally swallows about 8 spiders a year.

Up to the age of six or seven months, a child can breathe and swallow at the same time. An adult cannot do this.

The crocodile does not chew its food, but swallows it whole.

In 18th century English gambling dens, there was an employee whose only job was to swallow the dice if there was a police raid.

Certain whales swim along with their mouths open, swallowing food.

Bahrain has long managed to avoid being swallowed up by its much larger neighbors.

A Chinese proverb notes that the human heart is never satisfied, just like the snake that wants to swallow an elephant.

Crocodiles sometimes swallow stones to help in digestion and add weight so that they can stay underwater.

Find someone who has swallowed a bug by accident.


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

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