Level 8 Level 10
Level 9

H is for Hawk (15 words)


15 words 0 ignored

Ready to learn       Ready to review

Ignore words

Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.

All None

Ignore?
talons
bird's claws
barred
striped
primaries
referring to the longest 'front' feathers that make up the points of a bird's wing
griffon
mythical creature, part lion, part eagle
aviary
a space where captured birds are kept, usually enclosed by nettingor birds
cormorant
a sea bird
frail
delicate, easily broken
intimation
hint, clue
falconer
someone who keeps or trains falcons, hawks or other birds of prey
irrigate
(v) to water
heather
a kind of tough, low-growing plant common on hills and moors
melodrama
a kind of play characterised by over-exaggerated emotions
etiquette
good manners, appropriate behaviour
barrage
(n.) A large or continuous quantity
incoherent
adj.so jumbled or muddled that it makes no sense