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Does anyone else love collective nouns?

Inspired by DEM’s Cyril-the-psychopathic-Swansea-swan post, I have been looking at the collective nouns for various kinds of animals and birds. Some favourites since childhood: a kindle of kittens, a murder of crows, a parliament of owls, a bask of crocodiles, an unkindness of ravens. Some new ones I’ve seen today: a musket of lyrebirds, an […]