Examples of fishing in a Sentence
The fishing was pretty good today.
I'm going fishing this weekend.
Recent Examples of fishing from the Web
In a rare gesture ahead of Mattis’s visit, North Korea plans to return on Friday a South Korean fishing boat and crew captured last week.
While not as famous these days as Oklahoma! or South Pacific, Carousel is arguably the best of them all—a rich and surprisingly dark story of regret and redemption, set against the backdrop of a late 19th century Maine fishing town.
North Korean diplomats earn pitiful salaries: in the mid-1990s, embassy staff in Zambia went fishing in a nearby river to catch food for their national-day reception.
The search vessels, staffed with a dozen expert observers divided among the 125-foot former fishing vessel the Maria Cleofas and two smaller boats who rely on high-powered binoculars to scour the horizon for vaquitas, are key.
Longview Lake and Park includes a marina, fishing, swimming areas, campgrounds, nature trails, and walking and bicycle paths.
In addition to the tragedy of climate change, the local penguin population is further threatened because of proposals to open the area to the krill fishing industry.
The council also this week approved changes to sport fishing regulations.
Several other unusual feeding behaviors were discussed at the meeting: One Japanese team documented humpbacks that hang out under fishing boats to nab dead fish.
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