At times it twitters like a barn swallow, at times it emits a single harsh note like that of the eave swallow.
The eggs of the barn swallow and cliff swallow are more or less speckled.
The ground sparrow builds a lovely little nest; and what a curious nest is that of the barn swallow.
That's why he is called the barn swallow, and why you never have seen his nest.
The barn swallow chooses the beams inside the barn, and there are often three or four or more nests in the same barn.
Where did the barn swallow nest before the country was settled?
They liked the barn swallow who flew through the air, almost as if he were so happy that he danced as he flew.
The barn swallow is heard first, followed in a day or two by the squeaking of the cliff-swallow.
The barn swallow and house wren feather their nests at the expense of the hens and geese.
The barn swallow has a dull reddish breast, and his back is rich blue, almost black.