1. During indicates within a period of time.
We slept during the day.
They practiced basketball during the summer.
2. During means at the same time as another event.
I slept during the football game.
They lived in the north during the war.
Uncommon Fruits and Veggies
The bottle gourd, or calabash, grows on a vine.It can be used as a vegetable, but when left to ripen further it can be dried and used as an actual bottle.Certain dishes in Indian and Chinese cuisines use the vegetable, while the gourd is often used as a container in Japan.