l for lion
fun facts for kids learning english

Fun facts for kids learning English

Lions live in bush, grasslands, savannas and woodlands. The lion is a symbol of power, courage and nobility.

Animal facts for kids learning English

Lions are the most social of all the cats and live in groups called prides. There can be up to forty members in a pride.

English teaching resources: animal readers

In a pride, lions hunt prey, raise cubs, and defend their territory together. A cub may nurse other females as well as its mother.

Fun facts about the animals

Hunting generally is done in the dark by lionesses. Males eat first, then females, and cubs last.

ABC animals for ESL students

A thirsty lion may drink for as long as 20 minutes. Most lions drink water daily if available, but can go four or five days without it.

Fun animal facts for ESL kids

The main job of males is defending the pride's territory. A male's load roar, usually heard after sunset, can carry for as far as eight kilometers.

Learning English in a fun way

The term King of the Beast is misleading. A lion will run from many creatures, including elephants.


L for Lion

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