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COMPLETE SET OF ANIMATIONS on RMA Webpages

The words in the different languages are directly derived from and structured by the sounds made by the animals

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  ANIMALS                
English camel cougar hyena jaguar leopard lion lynx panther tiger wolf
 
French chameau couguar hyène jaguar leopard lion lynx panthère tigre loup
Various unta puma fisi komba harimau singa rys chirutapuli puli todelu

Last Updated on 25/10/00
By Robin Allott

Clicking the picture of the animal produces the recorded natural sound made by the animal
Clicking the English, French or Various name for the animal produces the sound generated by the speech elements making up the word for the animal.

Many names for animals are onomatopoeic: that is the name derives from the typical sound made by the animal.

EXPLAINING how the names of animals can generate sounds resembling those made by the animals

For some animals the sound-structure of the name in different languages is generated from their typical action or visual appearance and correspondingly the name generates an equivalent gesture

BUTTERFLY .........ELEPHANT ........SWAN ..........GIRAFFE
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