island in a sentence

Example sentences for island

Another of the island's infrastructure-management systems has become a model for the world: that for water.
When the river is full water runs through it, converting the point of land into an island.
Owning an island retreat has become a reality for a considerable number of families.
But how they arrived on the island has baffled scientists for centuries.
Global warming threatens to swamp a small island nation.
The people-fleeing-from-dinosaurs-on-an-island bit has been done.
Unusual island crows wandered about, as ready to munch on fruit as rob a nest or scavenge leftovers.
Conspiracy theorists will insist that an entire population was banished to a faraway island, where they step-danced to oblivion.
Tourists who came to the island for the weekend would sometimes wander into the research station for a conversation.
It didn't used to be so solitary, but humans introduced goats to the island, which ate every other member of its species.
Maybe this earthquake, and tsunami-prone island should divest itself from nuclear power before it experiences more meltdowns.
Without an atmosphere to transmit heat or sound, each patch of the moon is an island in an unnavigable sea.
Oil has also washed up on a nearby island that seabirds and turtles use as a nesting ground.
On island after island the waves had washed over the nests and destroyed them by the ten thousand.
There was a time when our forefathers owned this great island.
On from island unto island at the gateways of the day.
So the whole island is as it were one family, or household.
The district, a little island of everywhere afloat in a thousand-year-old city, ends a few blocks away.
Discover the island using the inn's kayaks and bicycles available free of charge to guests.
The idea of being on an island where there are no people is exciting because the whole island is yours.
If one is fortunate, it may even get into bed with them or be taken on a vacation to a tropical island.
Which is why the fireworks happen on this side of the island this year.
Anyone can go to a well-known, well-traveled island.
Island life, after all, seems so idyllic and relaxing.
He moves with an athletic slouch, and his fair skin is weathered from years of island sun.
If you were to be stranded on a desert island with one particular rectangle, that's the one you'd go with.
The notion that you have to move yourself into some kind of island universe to create something new is bizarre.
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