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A themed vocabulary crossword for intermediate level students of English . Expand your vocabulary by finding the answers for this crossword.  All the answers have something to do with the subject of animals and creatures

If you can finish this crossword without any help, you're doing very well; but there are probably words you don't know. From the clues, think of the answer in your own language, then look for (and learn !)  an English translation that will fit in the crossword puzzle.  Clues below.


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3.     Small creatures with no legs that live in the ground.

6.    Animals that produce wool.
8.    Insect - hard-working, it is said.
9.    Cows feed ____ grass.

10.    Marine mammal, sometimes killed for its skin.

12.    Big cat with stripes
15.    Animal with a trunk.
18.    An animal that is fairly similar to a rabbit.
19.    It's sometimes called the "ship of the desert


1.     African animal with one horn. Short form.
2.    Plural of "goose"
4.    Male of "cow"
5.    Animal quite similar to a human.
7.    Domestic animal that says "miaow"
9.    Mammals that live in some rivers, but sometimes in the sea too.  Very cute !
11.    Said to be the King of Animals.
13.    Striped horse
14.    The largest animal in the world.
16.    It is sometimes confused with a frog.
17.    A beautiful animal of forest and mountain. Its meat is called venison


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