The following is a list of English animal nouns This list includes the common
names used for the animal in general; names for the male animal and the female
A common gender classification includes masculine and feminine categories.
Masculine nouns are words for men, boys and male animals. Feminine nouns
This is a list of the male and female names of animals.
Aug 4, 2015 ... A noun that denotes a female animal is said to be of the Feminine Gender.
Modern English the Gender of a noun is entirely a matter of sex or ...
... in English nouns. However, gender is sometimes shown by different forms or
different words when referring to people or animals. ... In general there is no
distinction between masculine, feminine in English nouns. However, gender is ...
English nouns are of four types as far as gender is concerned. ... Examples are
words like animal, baby, bird, cat, cattle, child, companion, comrade, cousin, deer
A comprehensive site for free English courses and exercises. ... Masculine and
Feminine Gender (People) .... List 2 - Uncountable Nouns made Countable.
May 25, 2016 ... Nouns and gender - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken
English ... Some animal names have male and female forms.
How is gender assigned to animal nouns in English? For the purpose of the
present article. I extracted a limited material from six web sites devoted to animal
(“Gender in present-day English”) summarizes recent descriptions of gender
assignment in animal nouns. Subchapter 3.2. will look at grammarians´ treatment