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Natural Scenery 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Our earth is full of beautiful scenery. Here are some of the words you will ever need to describe the landscape. 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary CliffCliffs are the high mountains that you can often see at the edge of the sea. The best thing about cliffs is that they offer a panoramic view over the sea.

Erosion :The process of eroding or being eroded by wind, water, or other natural agents

Bay: A bay is a curved-part of the seashore.

Coast:The sea-shore and the land close to it. Beaches are a part of the coast.

Coastline: The outline of a coast.

Bay: A bay is a curved-part of the seashore.

Spectacular: Beautiful in a dramatic and eye-catching way: "spectacular scenery".

Summit: Top

Breath taking : Inspiring or exciting

Valley: A low area of land between hills or mountains, typically with a river or stream flowing through it

Vocabulary 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary VocabularyENGLISHFRENCHCliffFalaiseErosionrosionCoastlineLittoralBaysBaiesSpectacularSpectaculaireSummitSommetBreathtaking couper le souffleValleysValles 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Often at the edge of the sea there arecliffs(high mountains), which give a great view over the sea. But they can also be dangerous, especially if they are eroded, when rocks and earth fall away into the sea.

CliffEdge of the Sea CoastlineErosion 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Most people prefersandy beachesrather thanpebble beaches(beaches with small stones). The coastline can be straight, or it can have bayswhich are often semi-circular in shape.

BeachA beach is a sea-shore covered in sand or pebbles. Beaches attract tourists from all over the world. 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary MountainsMountain ranges arespectacularas you can often seesnow-capped peaksagainst theskyline

From the top of a mountain (thesummitor thepeak), there arebreathtakingviews.

2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Not much grows on mountains, as generally the terrain(ground) is rocky, but the air is often pure.

However, thevalleys(low areas encircled by the mountains) are morefertile.

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LakeRiver 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Adesertis a large area of very dry, often sandy, land. Desert areas are not very habitable.

2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Forestsare large areas of land covered with trees..

Woodsare small forests that stretch over shorter areas 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary 11

Ahillis a high piece of land with sloping sides. The top of a hill is called ahilltop.Hills often sport attractive scenery. 2011 wheresjenny.comScenery Vocabulary Match the following1.Cliff2.Beach3.Mountain4.Lake5.Desert6.Forest7.Hillabcefgd

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