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燕雀
Simplified 燕雀
Traditional 燕雀
Pin Yin
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English
  • Eurasian finch or brambling (Fringilla montifringilla)
  • fig. small fry; cf can the sparrow know the will of the great swan? 燕雀安知鴻鵠之志|燕雀安知鸿鹄之志
Examples:
1. 分属几个科的数百种喙圆锥形、以种子为食的小型鸣禽的统称。包括了︰加那利雀、主教雀、苍头燕雀、交嘴雀、加拉帕戈斯地雀、金翅、草雀、大嘴雀、雀和织布鸟。
"Any of several hundred species of small, conical-Billed, seed-eating songbirds (in several families), including the Bunting, canary, cardinal, chaffinch, crossbill, Darwin's (Galapagos) finch, goldfinch, grass finch, grosbeak, sparrow, and weaver. "
2. 大不列颠和斯堪的纳维亚北部的小燕雀(黄嘴朱顶雀),类似红雀
A small songbird(Carduelis flavirostris)of northern Great Britain and Scandinavia that resembles the linnet.
3. 因为我和他一样对苍头燕雀的歌声着了迷,他就邀请我加入他的研究小组。
Because I shared his fascination with the chaffinch song, he had invited me to join his research group.
4. 它属于燕雀或百灵;淡淡的报春花,
Of finch or wood-lark;and the primrose pale,
5. 屋檐下的燕雀在睡梦中几声啁啾——这会儿有如乡村中教堂墓地的气氛。
Sparrows twittered sleepily in the eaves-for a little while the scene might have been a country churchyard.
6. 苍头燕雀合唱三、四种歌,唱的时候按着一定的先后次序。
The chaffinch has three or four songs and produces them in a specific order.
7. 索普还证明,苍头燕雀学歌是有所选择的。
Thorpe also showed that the chaffinch is selective in what it will imitate.
8. 接着,索普就开始研究苍头燕雀是在什么时候学唱歌的。
Thorpe next set out to determine exactly when the chaffinch learns to sing.
9. 雀科的模式属:花鸡,燕雀
Type genus of the Fringillidae: chaffinch, brambling.
10. 燕雀类岩鷚科的模式属。
Type genus of the Prunellidae.