The King of the Jungle

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  1. sörény

    It's majestic mane flowing with the breeze and shining in the sun.
  2. széles mellkas
    broad chest

    It's broad chest protruding proudly as to define itself among the beasts of the wild.
  3. kiálló

    It's broad chest protruding proudly as to define itself among the beasts of the wild.
  4. vadállat

    It's broad chest protruding proudly as to define itself among the beasts of the wild.
  5. macskaféle

    And although the lion holds the title of second largest feline species behind the tiger, it is still considered the King of the Jungle.
  6. idővel
    over time

    Previously densely populated in North Africa and parts of Southwest Asia thousands of years ago, they have disappeared from there over time.
  7. ragadozó

    Lion's carnivorous nature leads to shortly life spans in general, especially for males.
  8. előszeretet
    erős hajlam

    Their penchant  for battle with other males and the injuries they incur usually ends their time around 10 years, rarely more.
  9. időszerű
    in place

    Although the wish is to have them mature in their more natural environment there are programs in place to help breed more lions in the case they do become endangered.
  10. csendes megfigyelő
    Fly on the wall

    If I could be a fly on the wall, I would choose the office of the President.
  11. optimista pénzügyi kilátások
    bull market

    Before the financial collapse in 2008, the situation was considered to be a bull market.
  12. merészen nekivág vminek
    szarvánál fogja meg a bikát
    take the bull by the horns
  13. kutya-fáradt
    dog tired

    After working for 10 hours straight I am dog tired.
  14. eljár a szája
    elárulja a titkot
    let the cat out of the bag

    She let the cat out of the bag and told her about the surprise party.
  15. vadlúd üldözés
    wild goose chase

    We couldn't find the restaurant for hours. It felt like a wild goose chase.
  16. mint a partra vetett hal
    fish out of water

    During my first few weeks on the job, I felt like a fish out of water.
  17. szorgos méh
    busy bee

    With work, school, and volunteering, she is a very busy bee.
  18. nagy hal a kis tóban
    big fish in a small pond

    He is great football player. Out on the pitch he seems to be a big fish in a small pond.
  19. elefánt a porcelánboltban
    bull in a china shop

    He is a really crazy basketball player. when playing he looks like a bull in a china shop.
  20. segítőként
    in assisting

    Whether they are assisting in hunting and gathering the food necessary to keep a group of people sustained, or simply being there for someone who needs a companion, dogs have served many purposes in assisting their human owners.
  21. válaszolva
    in response to

    Many animal species have demonstrated patterns of yawning as well, however scientists have proved that some dogs may yawn five times more in response to a companion yawn as a sign of empathy than with a stranger.
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The King of the Jungle
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