tentacles


tentacles
01. Some sea animals use their [tentacles] to sting their prey, paralyzing them before eating them.
02. An octopus has eight [tentacles] that it uses to catch and hold prey.
03. The huge squid held the mighty whale tightly in its [tentacles].
04. When I ate the raw octopus, the hot spice made the [tentacles] move around in my mouth.
05. Does a squid have as many [tentacles] as an octopus?
06. The octopus felt its way along the ocean floor with its [tentacles].
07. The squid made a sudden movement with its [tentacles], and disappeared into the rocks.
08. The largest jellyfish in the world has [tentacles] that extend over half the length of a football field.
09. The [tentacles] of organized crime have reached into the highest level of this government.
10. A jellyfish is not a single animal, but a colony of animals. Some of its [tentacles] act as a balance, others sting enemies, some catch prey, and others are in charge of breeding.
11. Giant squids have [tentacles] as long as telephone poles, and eyes the size of basketballs.
12. Most octopus reach only 10 to 20 inches in length with [tentacles] extended, and weigh only about 5 pounds.
13. While corals lack a brain, they have a simple nervous system. It is called a nerve net, and extends from the coral's mouth to the [tentacles].
14. Dodie Smith once described the family as that dear octopus from whose [tentacles] we never quite escape.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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