Example sentences for: pear

How can you use “pear” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In elementary school, we all endured a standard science experiment: If you shut your eyes and pinch your nose closed, can you tell any difference in the taste of a slice of apple, of carrot, of pear?

  • [Lit. glowing pear]

  • Professor Bernard, who teaches at Springfield College, became intrigued with the lyrics to the Christmas song, The Twelve Days of Christmas , when he first noticed the virtual redundancy of partridge and perdrix , the Latin word for the bird, leading him to surmise that the words in a pear tree could well have been Norman French for `en a perdrix,' or words to that effect.

  • The Mexica Aztecs traveled south under the guidance of the god Huitzilopochtli, who advised them to look for an eagle perched on a prickly pear cactus, devouring a serpent.

  • Males develop but appear to play no role in reproduction [ 3 ] . Females swell to a pear shape and are incapable of moving once committing to a root feeding site.

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