Asked in Birds, Birdwatching, Songbirds
What does it mean when you see a flock of black birds and a white bird in the middle?
If there is only one or two white birds in a pretty large flock, it is probably an albino. ...
Asked in Parts of Speech, Nouns, Collective Nouns
A flock of birds?
The term "a flock of birds" is a noun phrase, a group of words based on a noun that functions as a noun in a sentence. The noun "flock" is functioning as a collective noun for the group of birds. The noun phrase "a flock of birds" also contains the prepositional phrase "of birds". Example functions of the noun phrase: A flock of birds is roosting in the trees along the road. (subject of the sentence) The direction that a flock of birds takes in...
Asked in Birds
What does it mean when black birds are in your yard?
It means a flock of hawks killed them! Keep small animals INSIDE!
Asked in Idioms, Cliches, and Slang
Will you complete the following idiom - birds of a feather flock together but?
Birds of a feather flock together, but all birds cannot fly.