One of the many oddities of the English language is the multitude of different names given to collections or groups, be they beasts, birds, people or things. Many of these collective nouns are beautiful and evocative, even poetic. *

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Sheep photo credit: Ariana Prestes

Collective Nouns article. http://users.tinyonline.co.uk/gswithenbank/collnoun.htm

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