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(Updated on 14/09/2016)

 


 

A
Adjectives -
Alphabet
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Animals / Verbs -
Appearance -
B
Big Five - Bovine terms
C

Cat dictionary -
Chinese signs -
Cruelty
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F
Farm animals -
Fleshy words -
H

Habitats -
'He' and 'she' with animals -
Horses -

M

Male and female animals, their young, homes, groups, sounds and related adjectives -
Mammals -
Meats -

N

Names of animals and insects formed by folk etymology -
Names of Males, Females, Babies, and Groups of Animals -
Noises
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P
Parts of animals' bodies -
Pets
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Picture dictionaries
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Poaching -
R
Records -
U
Unusual animals -


  • Names of Animals and Insects Formed by Folk Etymology
    "This post lists words derived from words in other languages as a result of folk etymology, a process by which speakers adopt the foreign terms after revising them by using existing elements from their native language."

    (dailywritingtips.com)
  • 10 Fleshy Words
    "Latin words meaning flesh and fleshly (carniscarnalis), have given English several words,
    some of which refer to human flesh and some to the flesh of animals."

    (dailywritingtips.com)
  • Animal Collective Nouns
    "A pride of lions, a murder of crows, a crash of rhinos, and every other collective noun for animals.
    This is a listing of every animal congregation I could find after scouring the web."

    (thealmightyguru.com)
  • Poaching
    = "The illegal shooting, trapping, or taking of game or fish from private or public property."
    (legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com)

  • Gareth Rees explains the use of pronouns 'he' and 'she' with animals : mp3 + transcript
    (BBC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • ADJECTIVES :

    • Animal Adjectives
      "Most writers are familiar with the animal adjectives canine and feline used to refer to dogs and cats, but they may not be aware of numerous others they could use in writing about both animals and people..."

      (dailywritingtips.com)

 

  • PICTURE DICTIONARIES :
    • Animals (languageguide.org) :
      Farm Animals - Pets - Insects - Birds - Mammals - Reptiles & Amphibians - African Animals
      - Sea Animals

      (Les mots s'affichent quand on passe la souris sur les images. - avec son)


     

     

    • Picture Dictionary : Animals (pdictionary.com)

     

    • Interactive picture dictionary - Zoo
      "Move your mouse around the screen to learn new vocabulary. Click on "test" when you are ready to check your knowledge."
      (Parapal Online)


     

     

    • Pets - Les mots s'affichent quand on passe la souris sur les images. - avec son (languageguide.org)






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  • Pets - Les mots s'affichent quand on passe la souris sur les images. - avec son (languageguide.org)

 

 

 

 

 




Gustave Doré - The Chilhood of Pantagruel