Think you know everything...? (Part 1)

  • A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.
  • A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.
  • A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
  • A "jiffy" is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.
  • A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
  • A snail can sleep for three years.
  • Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
  • All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
  • Almonds are a member of the peach family.
  • An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.

Vocabulary Help

  • $5 bill - nota de cinco dólares
  • blink - piscar
  • brain - cérebro
  • business card - cartão de negócios
  • dragonfly - libélula
  • fish - peixe
  • furniture dealer - comerciante de móveis
  • goldfish - peixinho dourado
  • jiffy - instante
  • life span - duração da vida
  • memory span - duração da memória
  • ostrich - aveztruz
  • shark - tubarão
  • sleep (sleep, slept, slept) - dormir
  • snail - caracol
  • stick out its tongue - por a língua para fora
     

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