Wordplay

Name That Group!

The collective nouns are, I think,strange and beautiful.

How many do you know?

These are from Richard Whiteley's word book, which has given me hours of pleasure.

A sloth of bears

A peep of chickens


A clowder of cats

A sulk of foxes


A smack of jellyfish

An unkindness of ravens


A kindle of kittens

A balding of ducks


An ostentation of peacocks

A crash of rhinoceroses


A hover of trout

A host of sparrows


A pitying of turtledoves

A knot of toads


A bale of turtles

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