Pennant Sentence Examples
The best baseball team will win the pennant.
The high school student had a pennant with his school colors on his bedroom wall.
The ship captain ordered the red pennant to be raised on the ship to show that the weather was changing and rough seas were expected.
The triangle pennant on the ship signalled that the ship was in trouble.
The baseball player wanted a bigger paycheck because he helped the team win the pennant.Advertisement
The pekan or Pennant's marten, also called fisher marten, though there appears to be nothing in its habits to justify the appellation, is the largest of the group, the head and body measuring from 24 to 30 in., and the tail 14 to 18 in.
This species swarms in some years in prodigious numbers; in Pennant's time amazing shoals appeared in the fens of Lincolnshire every seven or eight years, No instance of a similar increase of this fish has been observed in our time, and this possibly may be due to the diminished number of suitable breeding-places in consequence of the introduction of artificial drainage.
The old gentleman in his aristocratic imperiousness frequently reminds us of the amusing directions given by Sir John Wynne to his chaplain, quoted in Pennant's Tour in Wales.
Forster in 1788 (Enchiridion, p. 37) conferred upon it, from its snowy plumage, the name Chionis, which has most properly received general acceptance, though in the same year the compiler Gmelin termed the genus Vaginalis, as a rendering of Pennant's English name, and the species alba.
The Flag Officer's Pennant is just visible below the radar antenna.Advertisement
That didn't really happen last night cos Pennant was playing as an extra right back and Milner as an extra left back.
At least Milner ran his socks off, Pennant looked disinterested.
Pennant thinks that it was originally " a watch tower to mark the inroads of the scots in their naval inroads of the scots in their naval inroads.
In August 1914, flying pennant A 40, she carried troops of the Australian Expeditionary Force to the United Kingdom.
She hoisted the pennant in December 1895 for service in the Channel Squadron.Advertisement
When Hewett trawlers sailed from Fleetwood, they still carried the pennant on their funnels.
Arsenal presented the library with a signed pennant for the wall and the children had the opportunity to lift the Premier League trophy.
On 12 Aug. 1819 he was appointed commodore and commander-in-chief on the South American station, with his broad pennant in the Superb.
After 1864 the home Royal Navy used the white pennant and colonial naval units used the blue.
A square colored pennant is attached to one end.Advertisement
To show the baseball pennant races ice rink inline to view the.
The set consists of 26 alphabetic flags, 10 numeral pennants, 3 substitutes, and 1 answering pennant.
The photo has been handsigned with a black sharpie by Jermaine Pennant - Jermaine also has one of these photos!
Among others may be mentioned the Genera of Birds by Thomas Pennant, first printed at Edinburgh in 1773, but best known by the edition which appeared in London in 1781; the Elementa Ornithologica and Museum Ornithologicum of Schaffer, published at Ratisbon in 2774 and 1784 respectively; Peter Brown's New Illustrations of Zoology in London in 1776; Hermann's Tabular Affinitatum Animalium at Strasburg in 1783, followed posthumously in 1804 by his Observationes Zoologicae; Jacquin's Beytraege zur Geschichte der Voegel at Vienna in 1784, and in 1790 at the same place the larger work of Spalowsky with nearly the same title; Sparrman's Museum Carlsonianum at Stockholm from 1786 to 1789; and in 1794 Hayes's Portraits of rare and curious Birds from the menagery of Child the banker at Osterley near London.
In 1766 appeared Pennant's British Zoology, a well-illustrated folio, of which a second edition in octavo was published in 1768, and considerable additions (forming the nominally third edition) in 1770, while in 1777 there were two issues, one in octavo, the other in quarto, each called the fourth edition.Advertisement
In 1812, long after the author's death, another edition was printed, of which his son-in-law Hanmer was the reputed editor, but he received much assistance from Latham, and through carelessness many of the additions herein made have often been ascribed to Pennant.
With the exception of Prospect and Pennant Hills, where there is an outburst of trap rock, the surface soil is the disintegration of the Wainamatta shale, which is well suited for orangeries and orchards.
In 1793 Thomas Pennant (1726-1798) distinguished the American mastodon as Elephas americanus.
By later authors, as Lawson (1709) and Pennant (1784), it is often written "Minx."
The gwyniad (Caregonus) is peculiar to certain waters, as those of Bala Lake, and is fully described by Thomas Pennant in his Zoology (1776).
Pennant applied the name to the allied British species, which he and for nearly two hundred years many other English writers had called the "Sea-Pie."
He afterwards served on board the "Washington" (74) carrying the broad pennant of Commodore Chauncey in the Mediterranean, and pursued his professional and other studies under the instruction of the chaplain, Charles Folsom, with whom he contracted a lifelong friendship. Folsom was appointed from the "Washington" as U.S. consul at Tunis, and obtained leave for his pupil to pay him a lengthened visit, during which he studied not only mathematics, but also French and Italian, and acquired a familiar knowledge of Arabic and Turkish.
At first he was content to furnish information from which the works of Pennant and Barrington largely profited; but gradually the ambition of separate authorship developed from a suggestion thrown out by the latter of these writers in 1770.
The next year White sketched to Pennant the project of "a natural history of my native parish, an annus historico-naturalis, comprising a journal for a whole year, and illustrated with large notes and observations.
The photo has been handsigned with a black sharpie by Jermaine Pennant - Jermaine also has one of these photos !
Published in 1981 by Avalon Hill (as part of the Sports Illustrated line), Pennant Race was discontinued in 1984.
Released in 1988, Pursue the Pennant is more advanced and suitable for children around 10 or 11.
Pursue the Pennant is one of the more realistic games that you can find that includes many charts and tables in order to play the game.
So, you have every knick-knack, pennant, jersey, jacket and maybe even a bumper sticker or two making it clear that you are an Ohio State fan and are looking for an Ohio State Buckeyes bath robe to add to your collection?
Pennant - The Wildcats' team colors are red and white, so you will need red or white cardstock.
To make a pennant card, cut a long, thin diamond and fold it in half, writing the party information on the inside.
Like the pennant, you should use contrasting red and white for the school colors.
If you're designing an irregularly-shaped card, like a triangular pennant, make sure it can fit inside an envelope.
In 1767 Pennant, several of whose works have already been named, entered into correspondence with Gilbert White, receiving from him much information, almost wholly drawn from his own observation, for the succeeding editions of the British Zoology.
Its fame as a delicacy is perpetuated by many later writers, Ben Jonson among them, and Pennant says that in his time (1766) it sold for half-a-crown or five shillings.
They are divisible into three parts, the Lower Coal Measures, the middle or Pennant, a mass of sandstone containing some coals, and the Upper Coal Measures, also containing workable coal.