They might have been two inches high, and rode horses about the size of grasshoppers.
"There's just thirty-one grasshoppers in that can," said he.
The tale of the grasshoppers is naturally suggested by the surrounding scene.
But they'll all be jumping about like grasshoppers before long.
Grasshoppers clung to every other grass-stem; their eyes were dead and staring.
The first year the grasshoppers took all the garden and grain.
The sky darkened by myriads of grasshoppers and no green thing could be seen.
In the course of this year the locusts (grasshoppers) reappeared.
It was on the day 12 Tziquin, the day after the Visitation, that the grasshoppers came.
Grasshoppers were whirring around, among the dried trunks and the grass.