I wanted to put native wildlife on it.
It was a closer view of my native town.
The native costumes also vary considerably.
The peccary is the only native wild pig in the United States.
He began to read, stumbling over the words after years without reading his native tongue.
You will export such articles as the country affords, purely native products, much ice and pine timber and a little granite, always in native bottoms.
I know goats aren't native to the United States, but neither are Longhorns.
The tile floor was dressed with a Native American rug that didn't look like a Target sale item.
Longhorns – they aren't actually native American wildlife, are they?
Mission Park (10 acres) here is adorned by native and foreign shrubs and by maples, elms, pines and arbor vitae, and "Haystack Monument" in this park marks the place where Samuel John Mills (1783-1818), in 1806, held the prayer meeting which was the forerunner of the American foreign missionary movement.
To walk in a winter morning in a wood where these birds abounded, their native woods, and hear the wild cockerels crow on the trees, clear and shrill for miles over the resounding earth, drowning the feebler notes of other birds--think of it!
Of course, it wasn't native to North America, but neither were her goats.
The Vallee Noire, so it seemed to me, was part and parcel of myself, the framework in which my life was set, the native costume that I had always worn - what worlds away from the silks and satins that are suited for the public stage.
Her real name was Hostia, and she was a native of Tibur.
The organizing genius of Dupleix everywhere overshadowed the native imagination, and the star of Clive had scarcely yet risen above the horizon.
There may be seen the native dances and break-neck horse-racesthe riders bareback - through the main street of the village.
Crops native to Africa are not the staples of the world.
These nations will play a substantial role in shaping this new English, as they bring grammatical structure, idioms, and nuanced words from their native tongue.
Her friend, Mr. John Hitz, whose native tongue is German, says that her pronunciation is excellent.
It was to see my native village in the light of the Middle Ages, and our Concord was turned into a Rhine stream, and visions of knights and castles passed before me.
For the French retreating along the old Smolensk road, the final goal-- their native land--was too remote, and their immediate goal was Smolensk, toward which all their desires and hopes, enormously intensified in the mass, urged them on.
You know, like buffalo, pronghorn, and Doll sheep - wildlife native to the United States.
That's native enough for me.
Having devoted much time to the study of the Latin writers, historians, orators and poets, and filled his mind with stories of the glories and the power of ancient Rome, he turned his thoughts to the task of restoring his native city to its pristine greatness, his zeal for this work being quickened by the desire to avenge his brother, who had been killed by a noble, a member of the ruling class.
The fineness of the hair may perhaps be ascribed to some peculiarity in the atmosphere, for it is remarkable that the cats, dogs and other animals of the country are to 'a certain extent affected in the same way, and that they all lose much of their distinctive beauty when taken from their native districts.
Thus unfortunate in his birth, young Hastings received the elements of education at a charity school in his native village.
After touring the United States for more than nine months in the 1830s, Alexis de Tocqueville returned to his native France and penned the two-volume Democracy in America.
We don't fault, at the first order, Native Americans or Norman Borlaug for cross-breeding better corn or wheat.
The tenant of the air, it seemed related to the earth but by an egg hatched some time in the crevice of a crag;--or was its native nest made in the angle of a cloud, woven of the rainbow's trimmings and the sunset sky, and lined with some soft midsummer haze caught up from earth?
I let myself be carried away by the secret charm of the air I breathed; my native air, I might almost call it.
Sent him against his native city at the head of the papal army.
It is the largest military cantonment in Bengal, with accommodation for two batteries of artillery, a European and a native infantry regiment.
In 1753 he was transferred to Cossimbazar, the river-port of the native capital of Murshidabad.
During his three years of office as resident he was able to render not a few valuable services to the Company; but it is more important to observe that his name nowhere occurs in the official lists of those who derived pecuniary profit from the necessities and weakness of the native court.
The youngest servant of the Company claimed the right of trading on his own account, free from taxation and from local jurisdiction, not only for himself but also for every native subordinate whom he might permit to use his name.
Clive's plan of governing through the agency of the native court had proved a failure.
This reform involved the ruin of many native reputations, and for a second time brought Hastings into collision with the wily Brahman, Nuncomar.
No Englishman ever understood the native character so well as Hastings; none ever devoted himself more heartily to the promotion of every scheme, great and small, that could advance the prosperity of India.
The conseil prive is a deliberative body under the presidency of the lieutenant-governor, composed of colonial officials together with two native members.
These are subdivided into twenty provinces, each administered by an administrator of native affairs by whose side is the provincial council consisting of natives and occupied with the discussion of ways and means and questions of public works.
The commune forms the basis of the native social system.
The skirts are usually of the native wool (called orbacia).
Over this Land I ruled in peace for many years, until I grew old and longed to see my native city once again.
To be successful in the world, for a while both English and one's native tongue will be requirements.
The family on my father's side is descended from Caspar Keller, a native of Switzerland, who settled in Maryland.
I sometimes found the name of his native parish handsomely written in the snow by the highway, with the proper French accent, and knew that he had passed.
Napoleon, after making the Cossack a present, had him set free like a bird restored to its native fields.
Sometimes Pierre, struck by the meaning of his words, would ask him to repeat them, but Platon could never recall what he had said a moment before, just as he never could repeat to Pierre the words of his favorite song: native and birch tree and my heart is sick occurred in it, but when spoken and not sung, no meaning could be got out of it.
The native idea, which may be true, is that the shorter period occurs in the case of female and the longer in that of male calves.
Ready cash could alone fill up the void; and it was to the hoards of native princes that Hastings's fertile mind at once turned.
Concerning his second marriage, it suffices to say that the Baroness Imhoff was nearly forty years of age, with a family of grown-up children, when the complaisant law of her native land allowed her to become Mrs Hastings.
In addition to the native deer, the Elk or buffalo could have eaten the grain.
Thursday's storm had roared into town with uncommon severity, bringing with it not only more than two feet of fresh snow, but a wind that set the white stuff a-dancing and swirling about the town, like a wild rhumba or some native fertility rite.
It reminded him of his native Appalachia with the exception of the pines.
In addition to the animals we have purchased, there is native wildlife.
A fireplace with a native stone hearth occupied most of one wall.
He made various charitable bequests by his will, and among them a gift of $50,000 to found an institution, opened as the "Astor House" in 1854, for the education of poor children and the relief of the aged and the destitute in his native village in Germany.
BARWANI, a native state of India, in the Bhopawar agency in central India.
He was a native of Berri, like herself, a stern but kindly taskmaster who treated her much as Dr Johnson treated Fanny Burney.
NICEPHORUS emperor 802-811, was a native of Seleucia in Pisidia, who was raised by the empress Irene to the office of logothetes or lord high treasurer.
Cynthia (Hostia) was a native of Tibur (iv.
This foreign bird's note is celebrated by the poets of all countries along with the notes of their native songsters.
When I was four years old, as I well remember, I was brought from Boston to this my native town, through these very woods and this field, to the pond.
But that native land was too far off, and for a man going a thousand miles it is absolutely necessary to set aside his final goal and to say to himself: "Today I shall get to a place twenty-five miles off where I shall rest and spend the night," and during the first day's journey that resting place eclipses his ultimate goal and attracts all his hopes and desires.
The establishment of a post office in the town helped the town attract new businesses.
Their "native language" will become their second language.
Anatole answered the Frenchwoman very readily and, looking at her with a smile, talked to her about her native land.
Napoleon rode on, dreaming of the Moscow that so appealed to his imagination, and "the bird restored to its native fields" galloped to our outposts, inventing on the way all that had not taken place but that he meant to relate to his comrades.
On his return to his native city he devoted himself to mathematical research.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
To my native land...