Tag: animals


    

Africa’s new elite force: women gunning for poachers and fighting for a better life

Bralno razumevanje: preberi besedilo, nato pa označi, ali so spodnje trditve pravilne ali napačne. / Reading comprehension: read the text and mark the statements below true (T) or false (F). The black metal of the AR-15 rifle has worn silvery and shiny in parts after years of use.… Preberi več

Why do people own exotic pets?

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v pravilno obliko (aktiv in pasiv). Verbs forms: Put the verb in brackets into the correct form, active or passive. The death of an Ontario man has, once again, raised the issue of regulations preventing the keeping of dangerous exotic animals. Or, at… Preberi več

Jellyfish

Bralno razumevanje: Na prazna mesta vstavi ustrezno vprašanje iz zgornjega nabora. Eno vprašanje je odveč. / Reading comprehension: Fill in each gap with a suitable question from the box. One question is not used. a) Can you put vinegar on a jellyfish sting? b) Can you die from… Preberi več

At the vet

Na manjkajoča mesta vstavi ustrezne besede iz tabele. / Fill in the gaps with suitable words from the box.   vaccinated stables syringe measure limps call fracture neutered treatment tumors putting routine infection prescribe _______________ (1) down animals is the hardest job. Horses sleep standing up – outside… Preberi več

Saving the “Serengeti of Antarctica”

Predlogi: Na manjkajoča mesta vstavi ustrezen predlog. In what is being hailed as a “milestone for ocean conservation,” an agreement was reached to establish a marine protected area in Antarctica. The reserve will cover 600,000 square miles (nearly 1.6 million square km)—about twice the size of Texas—in the… Preberi več

Animals and earthquakes

Preberi besedilo. Odgovori na spodnja vprašanja s kratkimi odgovori. Some people believe animals can predict earthquakes. There are stories of dogs howling, cats going into hiding, fish jumping from the water and birds taking flight just before a quake. Three days before a giant earthquake hit the city… Preberi več

George Orwell: Animal Farm

Preberi spodnje besedilo. Zapiši, katere besedne vrste predstavljajo podčrtane besede (parts of speech: noun, pronoun, adjective, adverb, verb, article, preposition, conjunction, interjection). Animal Farm begins with a very drunk Mr. Jones (owner of Manor Farm) doing a really crummy job of, you know, his job. Luckily, there’s a… Preberi več

What’s the Difference Between Buffalo and Bison?

Linking words: postavi besede/zveze iz tabele na ustrezno mesto v besedilu. Vsaka je uporabljena enkrat. It’s easy to understand why people confuse bison and buffalo. Both are large, horned, oxlike animals of the Bovidae family. There are two kinds of bison, the American bison and the European bison,… Preberi več