Partridge sentence example

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  • I am glad that the partridge gets fed, at any rate.
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  • A partridge called yutu frequents the long grass.
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  • It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
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  • Then followed a letter to a person of quality giving a full and particular account of the death of Partridge on the very day and nearly at the hour mentioned.
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  • The song-birds are well represented in the hermit thrush, wood thrush, Wilson's thrush (or veery), brown thrasher, robin, blue bird, bobolink, meadow lark, gold finch, &c. Among the game birds are the ruffed grouse (partridge), quail, prairie hen and wild turkey.
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  • In the higher mountainous parts animal life is more abundant, the typical forms being the wild yak, the kulan or wild ass, the arkhari or wild sheep, the orongo and other antelopes, the marmot, wolf, hare partridge and bear.
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  • On the other hand, the hare, grey partridge (Perdix cinerea), hedgehog, quail, lark, rook and stork find their way into the coniferous region as the forests are cleared.
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  • Thus, the linnet and partridge have failed to establish themselves in New Zealand.
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  • The woodcock, partridge, hawk, water-ousel, magpie, jay, raven, various kinds of owls, wood-pigeon, golden-crested wren, tufted lark and titmouse are among the birds which breed here.
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  • The fauna includes the elephant, rhinoceros, buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah, roan-antelope, hartebeeste, kudu and many other kinds of antelope, wart-hog, hares, quail, partridge, jungle-fowl, bustard and guinea-fowl.
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  • Among birds are found bustard and species of sand-grouse and partridge; water-fowl in great variety, which breed on the lakes in summer and migrate to the plains of India in winter; the raven, hawks, eagles and owls, a magpie, and two kinds of chough; and many smaller birds of the passerine order, amongst which are several finches.
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  • Geese, ducks and other water fowl frequent the lakes and bays in the migratory season, and eagles, gulls, hawks, kingfishers, owls, plover, woodcock, " partridge " (ruffed grouse), robins, orioles, bobolinks, blue birds, swallows, sparrows, and many other insectivorous birds are common.
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  • On the east coast peafowl are found, and throughout the interior the argus pheasant, the firebacked pheasant, the blue partridge, the adjutantbird, several kinds of heron and crane, duck, teal, cotton-teal, snipe, wood-pigeon, green-pigeon of several varieties, swifts, swallows pied-robins, hornbills, parakeets, fly-catchers, nightjars, and many other kinds of bird are met with frequently.
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  • The blue grouse and partridge are the principal game birds.
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  • The larger birds are the bittern, great and small bustard, eagle, francolin, goose; giant, grey and redlegged partridge, sand grouse, pelican, pheasant, stork and swan.
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  • The naturalness of his acting fascinated those who, like Partridge in Tom Jones, listened to nature's voice, and justified the preference of more conscious critics.
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  • Captain Partridge was a professor in the U.S. Military Academy in1813-1816and acting superintendent of the Academy in 1816-1817, and was president of Norwich University until 1843; he founded various other military schools besides the one at Norwich.
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  • The Tibetan sand-grouse is peculiar to the country, and the snow-partridge (Lerva nivicola) and the snow-cock (Tetraogallus tibetanus) are occasionally met with in the uplands, while the ordinary partridge (Perdix hodgsoni) is common in the ravines on the plateau.
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  • The birds include the ostrich, marabout, vultures, kites, hawks, ground hornbill, great bustard, guinea fowl, partridge, lesser bustard, quail, snipe, duck, widgeon, teal, geese of various kinds, paraquets, doves, blue, bronze and green pigeons, and many others.
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  • The ruffed grouse and wild turkey are found in the wooded mountainous districts, while the quail (here called "partridge") is a game bird of the open stubble fields.
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  • Gambel's partridge is resident in the southern part of the state, and the sage-hen and sharp-tail grouse on the plains.
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  • Among gallinaceous birds besides the red-legged partridge, which is met with everywhere on the steppes, there are found also the Pterocles alchita and P. arenarius; and among the birds of other orders are the southern shrike (Lanius meridianalis), the Spanish sparrow (Passer cyaneus), and, the blue magpie (Cyano pica cooki).
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  • Many species of ducks are also still found; and the reed-bird (bobolink), " partridge " (elsewhere called quail or " Bob White "), ruffed grouse (elsewhere called partridge), woodcock, snipe, plover and Carolina rail still abound.
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  • Partridge was widely deplored in obituary notices and his name was struck off the rolls at Stationers' Hall.
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  • The principal animals and birds in South Carolina are deer, rabbits, squirrels, opossums, musk-rats, raccoons, minks, geese, ducks, wild turkeys, " partridge " (quail or bobwhite), woodcock and snipe.
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  • Among game-birds there are a few wild turkeys, wild geese and bob-white (locally " partridge "), and greater numbers of grouse and various ducks; among song-birds the robin, bluebird and mocking-bird are common; and there are also woodpeckers, whippoorwills, blackbirds, hawks, owls, crows and buzzards.
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  • The ruffed grouse (or "partridge") is the most common of game birds, but woodcock, ducks and geese are quite common.
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  • Of game birds the most characteristic is the partridge (ruffed grouse), exclusively a woodland bird; the Wilson's snipe and the woodcock are not uncommon in favourable localities, and several species of ducks are found especially in the bays and marshes near the coast during the seasons of migration.
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  • Dwight, Minot Pratt (c. 1805-1878), the head farmer, who, like George Partridge Bradford (1808-1890), left in 1845, and Warren Burton (1810-1866) a preacher and, later, a writer on educational subjects.
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  • In his Almanac for 1707 a Protestant alarmist and plot vaticinator styled John Partridge warned customers against rivals and impostors.
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  • This meal only we had in two nights and a day; and had not one of us bought a partridge, we had taken our journey fasting.
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  • Among the song-birds are the mocking-bird, the Carolina wren and the cardinal grosbeak (or red bird); there are plenty of quail or " bob white " (called partridge in the South).
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  • When fifteen or sixteen years of age he went to London to the warehouse of Messrs Partridge & Price, in Eastcheap, one of the partners being his uncle.
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  • In certain parts of Ontario the wild turkey is occasionally found and the ordinary quail, but in British Columbia is found the California quail, and a larger bird much resembling it called the mountain partridge.
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  • Species of the pheasant and partridge are not uncommon, and the " guacharo " (Steatornis caripensis), once believed to inhabit Venezuela only, is found in Ecuador also.
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  • In the midlands the partridge is fairly common, though not readily enduring the harder winters; and ring-doves and stock-doves occur.
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  • On the 30th of March he issued a letter confirming Partridge's sad fate.
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  • The beasts and fowls of warren were the hare, the coney, the pheasant and the partridge.
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  • A freshly killed partridge may be plucked first and then braised in the sauce so that it does not get tough.
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  • In a main course of grilled partridge, the bird had been cooked sympathetically, but braised red cabbage lacked texture and bite.
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  • Gray Partridge small coveys reported on seven occasions mostly from the NE of the county.
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  • The three course lunch dishes vary from roast red leg partridge to pan fried foie gras.
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  • The love-song of the common jack snipe seemed not a whit less mysterious than partridge drumming.
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  • Shared nematode parasite is developing in Pheasant much better than in Partridge, but has much greater effect on the later.
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  • You may also be lucky and see partridge and hare in the fields here abouts.
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  • The estate offers a high quality driven partridge shoot.
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  • Back then, gray partridge were the most common game birds in the country.
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  • The red-legged or French partridge is much more common than the gray legged variety.
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  • Several pairs of English partridge and French partridge have also been spotted.
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  • The area is known for its excellent free-range pork and lamb, as well as seasonal game such as partridge and hare.
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  • The songs are sung by the well-known tenor Ian Partridge accompanied by Richard Burnett at the piano.
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  • Ian Partridge is one of Britain s leading lyric tenors.
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  • Lisa Partridge from Bexhill on Sea raised £ 2100 by holding various tombolas.
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  • Whilst for Scotland, Hailey Haining and Susan Partridge should put up a good fight with Gb vests at stake.
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  • The most numerous of these are the perdiz (partridge), the best known of which is the Tinamus maculosa which frequents the campos of the south, the inhambd (Crypturus), capoeira (Odontophorus), and several species of the penelope family popularly known as the jacutinga, j acu and jacu-assu.
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  • This time he brought a partridge.
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  • If you would know the flavor of huckleberries, ask the cowboy or the partridge.
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  • I eat massive meals prepared with local produce, ribs of beef, partridge, wild duck, grouse and pheasant.
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  • Whilst for Scotland, Hailey Haining and Susan Partridge should put up a good fight with GB vests at stake.
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  • The line-up was only finalized seven weeks ago when original crew member Alex Partridge was withdrawn due to a collapsed lung.
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  • The menu consisted of quite a large number of different kinds of foods, including wild birds like swans, ducks, partridge, geese, and turkeys.
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  • Of all the birds that were served on that first Thanksgiving Day, partridge is one that is flavorful and sure to be unexpected at your table, making your Thanksgiving dinner a memorable one.
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  • Partridge is a mild flavored game bird, so if your guests are not used to the richer flavors of wild game this is a great option.
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  • Since the appetizer recipe uses Portobello mushrooms, you can also use them in this partridge recipe as well so your courses have a unifying ingredient.
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  • Partridges are rather small birds, so you will want to get one partridge per person.
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  • Farrah Fawcett first appeared in guest roles on I Dream of Jeannie, The Flying Nun and The Partridge Family, and had her first film role in Myra Breckenridge in 1970.
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  • Breaking Bonaduce, chronicling the life and sometimes hard times of former Partridge Family star Danny Bonaduce, began in September 2005.
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  • Danny Bonaduce, 47, began his career as a child star on The Partridge Family, but he now works as a radio and TV host.
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  • Bonaduce rose to stardom as a child actor on popular television series The Partridge Family.
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  • Audrina Partridge of the The Hills has been getting a whole lot of unwanted attention over pictures she had taken years ago.
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  • Partridge Berry (Gaultheria) - Dwarf evergreen shrubs, G. procumbens having berries which give it a charm in winter, when it is one of the brightest plants in the rock garden.
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  • Among birds of prey may be mentioned the eagle and various species of hawk, and among game-birds the partridge and pheasant.
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  • Among game birds the bustard, guinea fowl, sand grouse (kata), blue rock, green pigeon, partridge, including a large chikor (akb) and a small species similar to the Punjab sisi; quail and several kinds of duck and snipe are met with.
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  • Whichever side you walk in the woods the partridge bursts away on whirring wings, jarring the snow from the dry leaves and twigs on high, which comes sifting down in the sunbeams like golden dust, for this brave bird is not to be scared by winter.
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  • The small white flowers are borne in dense clusters in early summer, the unopened buds being of a delicate pink hue, and it is suited for grouping with diminutive shrubs, such as the Partridge Berry, Daphne Cneorum, the small Andromedas.
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  • The park was promoted on The Partridge Family and The Brady Bunch.
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  • How after the first episode of The Partridge Family, he couldn't go to the grocery store.
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  • Apparently satisfied that he has shown the world what pop music is supposed to sound like, Andy Partridge has turned his attention to...(drum roll)...avante garde jazz!
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  • Rhapsody expands the "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" MP3 offerings with covers from The Partridge Family, Nick Carter, The Rockettes, and many more.
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  • Among the larger birds are cranes, herons, the ibis, storks, eagles, vultures, falcons, hawks, kites, owls, the secretary birds, pelicans, flamingoes, wild duck and geese, gulls, and of game birds, the paauw, koraan, pheasant, partridge, guinea fowl and quail.
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  • There are several varieties of grouse, the largest of which is the grouse of British Columbia and the pennated grouse and the prairie chicken of Manitoba and the plains, besides the so-called partridge and willow partridge, both of which are grouse.
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  • The laughter thus provoked extinguished the Predictions for three years, and in 1715 Partridge died in fact; but the episode left a permanent trace in classic literature, for when in 2709 Steele was to start the Tatler, it occurred to him that he could secure the public ear in no surer way than by adopting the name of Bickerstaff.
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  • It is the seat of Norwich University, founded in 1819 as the American Literary, Scientific and Military Academy at Norwich, Windsor county, Vermont, by Captain Alden Partridge (1785-1854).
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  • The partridge and the rabbit are still sure to thrive, like true natives of the soil, whatever revolutions occur.
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  • Grant (also by Partridge) stands at the entrance of the Union League Club in Bedford Avenue.
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  • Duxbury has a public library, and is the seat of the Powder Point school for boys, and Partridge Academy, founded in 1828 by a bequest of $io,000 from George Partridge of Duxbury, and incorporated in 1830.
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