Sentences from the Little Prince

▷ Today’s Sentences (13) (Difficulty: 2/4)

Boa constrictors swallow their prey whole without chewing it.
My drawing was not a picture of a hat.
It was a picture of a boa constrictor digesting an elephant.
Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves.
And it is tiresome for children to always have to explain things to them.
To you, I am nothing more than a fox like a hundred thousand other foxes.
But if you tame me, then we shall need each other.
To me, you will be unique in all the world. To you, I shall be unique in all the world.
If you come at four o’clock in the afternoon, then at three o’clock I shall begin to be happy.
You can only see things clearly with your heart.
What is essential is invisible to the eye.
It’s the time you spent on your rose that makes your rose so important.
All grown-ups were once children, but only few of them remember it.
curious-little-boy ♣ digest [daɪˈdʒest]: when your stomach digests food, it changes it into the substances that your body needs
♣ boa constrictor [ˈboʊə kənˌstrɪktər]: a South American snake with a very long thick body that kills animals by wrapping itself around them and squeezing them
♣ invisible [ɪnˈvɪzəb(ə)l]: something that is invisible cannot be seen
(Macmillan Dictionary)

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