He always eats the grain I leave for him.
Well … maybe you should get Hannah and Ully out before Jared eats them. I can tell you that stuff later.
After he eats all the aphids, what are we going to do, starve him, or buy more aphids?
The Indians and negroes of Colombia believe the plants known to them as guaco to have been so named after a species of kite, thus designated in imitation of its cry, which they say attracts to it the snakes that serve it principally for food; they further hold the tradition that their antidotal qualities were discovered through the observation that the bird eats of their leaves, and even spreads the juice of the same on its wings, during contests with its prey.
According to Sharp, all Dermestid larvae probably feed on dried animal matters; he mentions one species that can find sufficient food in the horsehair of furniture, and another that eats the dried insect-skins hanging in old cobwebs.
He quotes Lafargue with approval: " The working-man who eats a sausage and is paid five francs a day knows quite well that his employer robs him, and that a sausage tastes well and is good food."
Development of larva and seed go on together, a few of the seeds serving as food for the insect, which when mature eats through the pericarp and drops to the ground, remaining dormant in its cocoon until the next season of flowering when it emerges as a moth.
In the case of limestones the carbon dioxide of the air in association with rain and dew eats into them and leads to their disintegration.
"He eats enough to get fat, I'm sure," said the boy, gravely.
If any one is hungry, he eats some bread and meat, with perhaps a few cresses, and that is the end of it.
Now, what everyone on the planet eats and does, and the outcome of that, will be used to help us all.
Jill hates the licorice ones and eats all her jelly beans except the licorice ones.
If someone notices that she gets a headache when she eats MSG—or artichokes, or grasshoppers—that first-person, anecdotal experience will shape her nutritional philosophy.
He eats little fishes, and other small animals.
I have noticed also that she eats much less, a fact which troubles her father so much that he is anxious to get her home.
I suppose her idea was "Baby eats much."
"The soul not being mistress of herself," says Thseng-tseu, "one looks, and one does not see; one listens, and one does not hear; one eats, and one does not know the savor of food."
And as he waved his arms to impersonate the policeman, his portly form again shook with a deep ringing laugh, the laugh of one who always eats well and, in particular, drinks well.
From morning till late at night, except when he eats his very plain food, he is working at science.