#EngVocab #EngGame: vocabulary related to farming & agriculture

Hello, fellas! What’s up? May I ask you a question? Do you live the in the city (kota) or countryside (pedesaan)? Which one is better? :D

Oops, they were 2 questions. So it was supposed to be: “May I ask you two questions?” xD

Based on Mentions, many of you seem to live in the countryside. Good! Because today our lesson is about farming & agriculture vocabulary. :D

If you joined yesterday’s , this game should be easy for you. You only need to guess the vocab based on each of its definition. :)

Here’s an example: W _ _ _ _: a colorless, transparent, odorless, liquid which forms the seas, lakes, rivers, and rain. What is it?

Great! Let’s start the game. :) “: water”

QUESTIONS

  1. F _ _ _: an area of land and its buildings, used for growing crops and rearing animals.
  2. L _ _ _ _: workers, especially manual workers, considered collectively.
  3. C _ _ _: a cultivated plant that is grown on a large scale commercially, especially a cereal, fruit, or vegetable.
  4. N _ _ _ _ _: the phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape.
  5. H _ _ _ _ _ _: the process or period of gathering in crops.
  6. L _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: farm animals regarded as an asset.
  7. F _ _ _ _ _ _: (of soil or land) producing or capable of producing abundant vegetation or crops.
  8. C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: the action of cultivating land, or the state of being cultivated.
  9. D _ _ _ _: milk and milk products collectively.
  10. B _ _ _: a large farm building used for storing grain, hay, or straw or for housing livestock.
  11. F _ _ _ _ _: a person who owns or manages a farm.
  12. S _ _: plant (seed) by scattering it on or in the earth.
  13. P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: a substance used for destroying insects or other organisms harmful to cultivated plants or to animals.
  14. C _ _ _ _ _: large ruminant animals with horns and cloven hoofs, domesticated for meat or milk.
  15. H _ _ _ _ _ _: a metric unit of square measure, equal to 100 ares.
  16. M _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: machines collectively.
  17. D _ _ _ _ _ _: a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall, leading to a shortage of water.
  18. S _ _ _ _ _ _ _: a young plant, especially one raised from seed and not from a cutting.
  19. A _ _ _: (of land or a climate) having little or no rain; too dry or barren to support vegetation.
  20. F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: a chemical that destroys fungus.

ANSWERS

  1. farm
  2. labor
  3. crop
  4. nature
  5. harvest
  6. livestock
  7. fertile
  8. cultivation
  9. dairy
  10. barn
  11. farmer
  12. sow
  13. pesticide
  14. cattle
  15. hectare
  16. machinery
  17. drought
  18. seedling
  19. arid
  20. fungicide

Sources: Farming and Agriculture Vocabulary Word List (150) & Oxford Dictionaries

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on January 28, 2014

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