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PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 09 June, 2004, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 09 June, 2004, 12:00am
 

Most animals make some sort of noise. Can you match the following animals with the noise they make and put the correct form of the verb in the four sentences below? Each word you need will end in ....ing.


1. dog


2. cat


3. cow


4. snake


5. mouse


6. bear


7. horse


a. to meow


b. to roar


c. to bark


d. to hiss


e. to neigh


f. to moo


g. to squeak


1. I wish that dog would stop ........


2. The cows are ....... very loudly tonight.


3. The poor mouse is ....... He wants to be let out of the cage.


4. The cat is ........ She must be hungry.


Answers


1c/2a/3f/4d/5g/6b/7e


barking/mooing/squeaking/meowing


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