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    Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    Hi,

    Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    What I know about these two words is:

    "Flock" can be used for "birds" but "herd" can't be.

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    Re: Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    You are correct.

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    Re: Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...ery,_by_animal

    This will tell you all you could ever want to know about the terms used for "groups" of various animals.

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    Re: Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    And more than most people want to know.

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    Re: Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    And more than most people want to know.
    And still lacking something, penguins for example.

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    Re: Any difference between "herd" and "flock"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Esgaleth View Post
    And still lacking something, penguins for example.
    According to this, that might change.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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