Usage examples for zoo

  1. " Seems to me you ought to run a zoo," said Mrs. King glancing curiously over her spectacles at the small girl rocking the fat cat. – Rainbow Hill by Josephine Lawrence
  2. With some scraps of white and black velvet, and a little patience and ingenuity, one could make all the animals on a farm and many in the Zoo. – What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  3. Now Lady Tasker was seventy, and, with the exception of the Zoo, a place she visited from time to time with troops of turbulent great- nephews, the whole of North London was a sort of Camden Town to her, that is to say, she had no objection to its existence so long as it wasn't troublesome. – A Crooked Mile by Oliver Onions
  4. From trap, and cage, and house, and zoo, and street, that awful strain Of tortured creatures rose and swelled the orchestra of pain. – Poems of Experience by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  5. You won't be able to go to that Zoo place any more." – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  6. Yesterday we all went- Mrs. Townley, Sister Anna Margaret, G., and I- to the Calcutta Zoo. – Olivia in India by O. Douglas
  7. When an hour or two later I emerged I found a notice on my door, " This way to the Zoo". – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  8. But it was also the day of their elders, who had made excuse of the children's pleasure in coming to the Zoo for their own. – London Films by W.D. Howells
  9. Well, I was practically certain that I had seen one in the Zoo, in the reptile house, but I have just learnt that it is my lucky month stone. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  10. We knew something about sea- lions, the huge creature that you may have seen at the Zoo, or in a tank at the park, lifting itself like an enormous sea- horse, and roaring like the animal whose name it bears. – Lord Dolphin by Harriet A. Cheever
  11. Monte Carlo's a Zoo, only the animals aren't caged." – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  12. Nickie was a specialist at nut- cracking, having made a special study of the subject at the Zoo. – The Missing Link by Edward Dyson
  13. You and me at the Zoo! – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  14. " A zoo, you mean," Rynason interrupted. – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  15. Which did you like best- the Zoo or the pictures?" – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson