01. Don't try to catch that bumblebee or it might [sting] you.
02. The sea anemone is a plant-like animal which uses its tentacles to catch and [sting] its prey.
03. She got [stung] by a jellyfish while swimming in Hawaii last summer.
04. I got [stung] on the hand by some kind of poisonous plant, and it was really sore for over a week.
05. The [sting] of most scorpions is apparently not very dangerous.
06. Spiders generally use their [sting] to paralyze their prey before eating it.
07. His cheeks [stung] from the icy wind.
08. Beverly was [stung] by the insults thrown at her by her classmates.
09. Boxing great Muhammad Ali boasted that he could "float like a butterfly, [sting] like a bee."
10. There is a Lebanese proverb which observes that he who wants to eat honey should endure the [stings].
11. There is a Vietnamese proverb which notes that the human tongue is more poisonous than a bee's [sting].
12. You're more likely to get [stung] by a bee on a windy day that in any other weather.
13. In September, 1951, 17-month-old Mark Bennet of Vancouver, B.C., was [stung] 447 times by wasps, and lived, but was hospitalized for almost three weeks.
14. Jellyfish [sting] small fish with their tentacles, and then eat them.
15. The tapir, a large cow-like animal of Paraguay, likes to take mud baths to protect itself from [stinging] insects.
16. She got a bit of juice from her orange in her eye, and it really [stung].
17. His nasty comments to her really [stung], and she left the office in tears.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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