Animals either swim or burrow.
She glanced down at her swim suit.
There was no way she could swim it.
Can we swim in it?
"Hope you can swim when this is over," Talon snarled.
By the way, if she tells you she can swim, she can't.
Denton was the one who hated to swim in the ocean.
It was a Sports Illustrated swim suit issue so old they were wearing one piece suits.
There's a spot down yonder on the creek where all us kids used to swim in the summer.
In the spring the great herds of tame reindeer are driven out to swim Strommen and graze in the summer pastures of Seiland; towards winter they are called home again.
Tammy could swim almost as well as Lisa, but Sarah couldn't swim at all, confessing unabashed that she was afraid of the water.
Whatever the case, a refreshing swim sounded more inviting than the movies.
"Going for a midnight swim, mister?" he called.
The swim-bit is a hoot and a holler.
Dressed in swim trunks and nothing else, his long, lean legs were propped up on the balcony railing.
But the fishes that swim in our brooks we can see, and often we catch them to eat.
Cladonema still has the typical medusan structure, and is able to swim about, but in Clavatella the umbrella is so much reduced that swimming is no longer possible.
Therefore mackerel generally swim in a straightforward direction, deviating sidewards only when compelled, and rarely turning about in the same spot.
Over a concentric cylinder, external or internal, of radius r=b, 4,'=4,+ Uly =[U I - + Ui]y, (4) and 4" is zero if U 1 /U = (a 2 - b2)/b 2; (5) so that the cylinder may swim for an instant in the liquid without distortion, with this velocity Ui; and w in (I) will give the liquid motion in the interspace between the fixed cylinder r =a and the concentric cylinder r=b, moving with velocity U1.
I have noticed that they appear to be able to smell whether or not a worm is contained in the closed hand to which they swim, for they desisted from their efforts if an empty fist was offered."
These words are for (I) the swim-bladder of a fish; (2) a narrow stretch of water between an inland sea and the ocean, or between an island and the mainland, &c., cf.
Some of the horses were drowned and some of the men; the others tried to swim on, some in the saddle and some clinging to their horses' manes.
Josh stared at her swim suit, his expression swinging back and fourth from surprise to embarrassment.
Using magic in the mortal world was like trying to swim a channel with arms tied.
She was getting used to the water and it felt good, but she would have preferred a swim in the ocean.
Others swim with eel-like curves through the water, while one land-leech, at any rate, moves in a gliding way like a land Planarian, and leaves, also like the Planarian, a slimy trail behind it.
Normally the medusae are liberated in quite an immature state; they swim away, feed, grow and become adult mature el individuals.
The hydroid Dicoryne 'is re- ' markable for the possession of gonophores, which are ciliate and become detached and swim away by means of their cilia.
Numerous medusae are budded successively within the gonotheca and set free; they swim off and mature in the open sea (Allman , p. 48, figs.
6) and their allies (Nepidae) dive and swim through the water.
Aethers were invented for the planets to swim in, to constitute electric atmospheres and magnetic effluvia, to convey sensations from one part of our bodies to another, and so on, till all space had been filled three or four times over with aethers.
Most free rotifers swim by the corona, aided by the ciliated auricles when present.
We will discuss the molecular machines called nanites—tiny, molecular-sized robots that will swim around in your body fighting disease, repairing damage, and alerting you to problems (and will likely dramatically increase the human lifespan).
I have really learned to swim and dive--after a fashion!
Then she threw herself on the floor and began to swim so energetically that some of us thought we should be kicked out of our chairs!
The colonel of the Polish uhlans, a handsome old man, flushed and, fumbling in his speech from excitement, asked the aide-de-camp whether he would be permitted to swim the river with his uhlans instead of seeking a ford.
After all, it would have been perfectly acceptable if she were in a swim suit and he had been applying sun lotion.
Leo thought to himself that with one more drink he'd try to swim across the Chesapeake.
I know you don't go for a midnight swim on a dark beach by yourself, especially in the Chesapeake Bay.
Some of the guys figure a dumb trick like a midnight swim ain't so surprising for a Yankee with a snoot full.
The only things missing were the swim suit and baseball cap.
Even if she had decided to work somewhere else after graduating, getting her parents to let her sink or swim would have been impossible.
How can you swim in that water when you know snakes might be lurking under the surface?
You swim in the ocean, don't you ... or do you stay on the beach all the time to avoid the sharks?
My guess is that you accept the slim possibility that a shark might get you, and swim in the ocean anyway.
They left the house and headed for the swim area.
I thought you said you could swim - or is that only in salt water?
In the following year Webster delivered his oration in commemoration of the second and third presidents of the United States - John Adams and Thomas Jefferson - who died on the 4th of July 1826; it is particularly remarkable for Adams's imaginary reply in the Continental 'Congress to the arguments against a Declaration of Independence, beginning with the familiar quotation: "Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I gave my hand and my heart to this vote."
Animals either swim or crawl.
The fifth Director, Ducos, an ex-Girondin, was sure to swim with the stream.
In this work birds generally were grouped in two great divisions - " land-fowl " and "water-fowl" - the former being subdivided into those which have a crooked beak and talons, and those which have a straighter bill and claws, while the latter was separated into those which frequent waters and watery places, and those that swim in the water - each subdivision being further broken up into many :sections, to the whole of which a key was given.
The sixth order, Natatores, consists of all the birds that habitually swim and a few that do not, containing 6 " cohorts ": Longipennes and Pygopodes with 3 families each; Totipalmatae with I family; Tubinares with 3 families; Impennes with I family, penguins; and Lamellirostres with 2 families, flamingoes and ducks.
The fry of clupeoids, which likewise swim in schools, are followed by the mackerel until they reach some shallow place, which their enemies dare not enter.
There may be said to be three or four different modes of life in these larvae: some are fossorial, and form tubes in the mud or clay in which they live; others are found on or beneath stones; while others again swim and crawl freely among water plants.
When the liquid is bounded externally by the fixed ellipsoid A = A I, a slight extension will give the velocity function 4 of the liquid in the interspace as the ellipsoid A=o is passing with velocity U through the confocal position; 4 must now take the formx(1'+N), and will satisfy the conditions in the shape CM abcdX ¢ = Ux - Ux a b x 2+X)P Bo+CoB I - C 1 (A 1 abcdX, I a1b1cl - J o (a2+ A)P and any'confocal ellipsoid defined by A, internal or external to A=A 1, may be supposed to swim with the liquid for an instant, without distortion or rotation, with velocity along Ox BA+CA-B 1 -C1 W'.
In winter, for example, when the northern monsoon begins to blow, numbers of denizens of the Sea of Okhotsk swim southward to the more genial waters of north Japan; and in summer the Indian Ocean and the Malayan archipelago send to her southern coasts a crowd of emigrants which turn homeward again at the approach of winter.
Flocks of lupa and other species swim in the wake of the tropical fishes which move towards Japan at certain seasons.
Accidents are rarely caused by them, because they are extremely shy and swim away on the least alarm; but, when surprised in the submarine cavities forming their natural retreats, they will, like any other poisonous terrestrial snake, dart at the disturbing object; and, when out of the water, they attempt to bite every object near them, even turning round to wound their own bodies.
These deer take readily to the water, and they have been known to swim across lochs more than half a mile in breadth.
By means of the oar-like hindlegs they swim actively through the water with the ventral surface upwards; the fore-legs are inserted at the hinder edge of the prosternum.
The stick with which Elisha made the iron to swim in that passage, and the wood which Isaac carried up the mountain for his own pyre " were sacraments reserved for fulfilment in the time of Christ."
Intermittent parasites," because when gorged they leave their hosts, fishes or frogs, and swim about in freedom for a considerable period.
He was recognized on the steamer, and recaptured while attempting a four-mile swim ashore.
Once a little fish swam too near the surface, and the kitten grabbed it in her mouth and ate it up as quick as a wink; but Dorothy cautioned her to be careful what she ate in this valley of enchantments, and no more fishes were careless enough to swim within reach.
In evident fear of refusal, like a boy asking for permission to get on a horse, he begged to be allowed to swim across the river before the Emperor's eyes.
Tammy was finally allowed to swim to her heart's content... apparently for the first time.
What, did she swim or something?
Well, thanks for the ride... and the swim was refreshing.