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Unread postby Loams » Sat Aug 26, 2006 10:55 am

I'll take a stab at it


1. Antelope 9. Herd.
2. Baboons. 8. Troop.
3. Badgers. 1. Cete.
4. Bats. 6. Cloud.
5. Buffalo. 5. Obstinacy
6. Bushpig. 4. Sounder.
7. Cats (Domestic). 10. Clowder
8. Ctas (Wild). 7. Destruction.
9. Cheetah. 2. Coalition.
10. Dogs. 3. Pack.
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Re: Collective names ?,#1

Unread postby madach » Sat Aug 26, 2006 10:58 am

I love theze quizzes :D

A herd of antelope
A troop of baboons.
A cete of badgers.
A cloud of bats.
A obstinancy of buffalo.
A sounder of bushpigs.
A clowder of cats (Domestic).
A destruction of cats (Wild).
A cheetah coalition.
A pack of dogs.

Here are some more for the quizz:

1. Owls
2. Jellyfish
3. Parrots
4. Rhinoceros
5. Zebras
6. Snipe
7. Plovers
8. Lions
9. Hippo
10. Ants
11. Larks
12. Locusts
13. Storks

1. Exaltion
2. Wisp
3. Congregation
4. Army
5. Smack
6. Muster
7. Pandemonium
8. Plague
9. Pride
10. Zeal
11. Parliament
12. Crash
13. Pod

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Unread postby Freda » Sat Aug 26, 2006 11:10 am

Parliament of owls
Smack of jellyfish
Pandemonium of parrots
Crash of rhino
Zeal of zebras
Wisp of snipe
Congregation of plovers
Pride of lions
Pod of hippo
Army of ants
Exaltation of larks
Plague of locusts
Muster of storks

???

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Unread postby Loams » Sat Aug 26, 2006 11:13 am

And a bucketload of Collective Nouns :P
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Unread postby madach » Sat Aug 26, 2006 11:20 am

Freda wrote:Parliament of owls
Smack of jellyfish
Pandemonium of parrots
Crash of rhino
Zeal of zebras
Wisp of snipe
Congregation of plovers
Pride of lions
Pod of hippo
Army of ants
Exaltation of larks
Plague of locusts
Muster of storks

???


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Unread postby Freda » Sat Aug 26, 2006 11:22 am

Just found this one:
An annoyance of cellphones :lol:

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Unread postby arks » Sat Aug 26, 2006 3:47 pm

Freda wrote:Just found this one:
An annoyance of cellphones :lol:

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Unread postby DebM » Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:56 am

Mammals

1.Dolphins. Pod
2. Elephant. Parade, Memory
3. Foxes. Skulk, Leash, Lead, Cloud, Earth
4. Gerbils. Horde
5. Giraffe. Tower, Corps
6. Gorillas. Band
7. Hares Drove, Down, Husk, Leash, Trace, Trip, Warren
8. Hedgehogs Array, Prickle
9. Hippo. Raft, Bloat, Crash
10. Hogs Drift, Parcel, Passel
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Unread postby Freda » Sun Aug 27, 2006 1:01 pm

Also heard journey and kaleidoscope used for giraffes.

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Unread postby Jock » Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:08 am

What fun! :lol:

Here are my guesses:

Dolphins - raft
Elephant - parade
Foxes - skulk
Gerbils - horde
Giraffe - tower
Gorilla - band
Hares - drove
Hedgehogs - array
hippo - pod
hogs - drift
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Unread postby Jock » Tue Aug 29, 2006 11:13 am

Right, my guesses:

hyena - clan
hyraxes - bury
impala - rank
jackal - skulk
leopard - leap
leverets - kindle
lion - pride
mice - nest
moles - labour
monkeys - shrewdness
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Unread postby DebM » Tue Aug 29, 2006 10:40 pm

1. Hayena clan, cackle
2. Hyraxes bury, high-rise, herd
3. Impala rank, herd
4. Jackal skulk
5. Leopard leap or lepe, prowl
6. Leverets (baby hares) kindle
7. Lion pride, flock, sawt (sault), sowse, troop
8. Mice nest, mischief,trip
9. Moles labour, company, movement
10.Monkeys shrewdness, cartload, tribe,troop,wilderness












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