Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous Words Wednesday

1. Marmots- are generally large ground squirrels who live in the northern hemisphere.

2. Goshawk- is a large hawk, a "goose-hawk" who is also found in the northern hemisphere.

Taken from: Yesterday's Daughter by Sallie Lundy- Frommer

6 comments:

  1. Hm, makes me wonder if I've ever seen either one of those. Thanks for playing along!

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  2. I'm guessing this book is all about animals or set outdoors. I've seen marmots but never goshawks.

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  3. I've heard of both of these because my husband is a huge fan of nature shows and Animal Planet.
    Here's Mine

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  4. I like marmots ! We Have a lot of them in French Alps, wher I live. Now they are under the ground for all the winter and we'll see them again in Spring. I

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  5. I've heard of both of these, but couldn't think what either looked like, so just did a bit of a google image search. Marmots look intriguing.

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  6. Bermudaonion-I know, I did too.

    Margot,Vicki- thanks! for stopping.

    Annie-Wow! they really are familiar to you.

    Louise- Just the name makes them sound interesting.

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