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It’s a group of  islands.The Canary  Islands and the  Balearic Islands  are examples of  archipelagos.
It’s a body of water  that is partially  enclosed by land.An example is the  bay of Biscay.
 It’s the part of the shore of an ocean, sea, large  river, lake, etc., washed by the tide or waves.
It’s a deep gorge, often created by a stream or river.The Grand Canyon is the most popular.
It’s a point or  head of land  projecting into  a body of  water.Cape Finisterre  is in Galicia.
It’s a hollow in the  earth, especially  opening more or  less horizontally  into a hill,  mountain, etc.
It’s a length of water  wider than a strait  joining two large areas  of water, such as seas.The English Channel  is in ...
It’s a steep rock-face near to the sea.The Cliffs of Moher in Ireland are enormous!
It’s a triangular tract  of sediment deposited  at the mouth of a  river, typically where  it diverges into several  outl...
Atacama desert is inChile.                       It’s a dry area of                           land that gets             ...
It’s a large area  of trees.
It’s a hot spring in  which water  intermittently  boils, sending a tall  column of hot water  and steam into the  air.
It’s a slowly moving mass of ice formed by  the accumulation and compaction of snow on  mountains or near the poles.
It’s a large area of grass-covered  land, especially used for pasturage.
It’s a deep inlet of the sea  almost surrounded by  land, with a narrow mouth.
It’s a naturally raised area of land.It’s not as high as a mountain.
It’s a large mass of ice floating into the sea.
It’s a piece of land surrounded by water.
It’s a narrow strip of  land with sea on  either side, linking  two larger areas of  land.
It’s an area of land with dense forest and  tangled vegetation, typically found in tropical  areas.
It’s a large area of water surrounded by land.
It’s an area of low-lying land which is flooded  in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically  remains waterlogged at al...
It’s an elevation of the earths surface rising  abruptly and to a large height from the  surrounding level.o It’s higher ...
It’s a large  mass of water.It’s larger than  a sea.
 It’s a piece of land surrounded by water except by  one side.
It’s a large area of flat land with few trees.
It’s a flat area of  high ground.
It’s a large natural  flow of water  travelling along a  channel to the  sea, a lake, or       Rivers usually form  anoth...
It’s a mass of salt water  smaller than an ocean.
It’s a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or other large areas of water.
It’s a small, narrow river.
It’s a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of  Europe, Asia and North America in which  the subsoil is permanently frozen.
It’s a mountain or hill having a crater or vent through which lava, rock fragments, hot vapour, and gas are or have been ...
It’s a cascade of  water falling  from a height,  formed when a  river or stream  flows over a  precipice.
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Basic geography terms

  1. 1. It’s a group of islands.The Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands are examples of archipelagos.
  2. 2. It’s a body of water that is partially enclosed by land.An example is the bay of Biscay.
  3. 3.  It’s the part of the shore of an ocean, sea, large river, lake, etc., washed by the tide or waves.
  4. 4. It’s a deep gorge, often created by a stream or river.The Grand Canyon is the most popular.
  5. 5. It’s a point or head of land projecting into a body of water.Cape Finisterre is in Galicia.
  6. 6. It’s a hollow in the earth, especially opening more or less horizontally into a hill, mountain, etc.
  7. 7. It’s a length of water wider than a strait joining two large areas of water, such as seas.The English Channel is in Europe.
  8. 8. It’s a steep rock-face near to the sea.The Cliffs of Moher in Ireland are enormous!
  9. 9. It’s a triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river, typically where it diverges into several outlets.The Nile ends in a large delta that emptie s into the Mediterranean Sea.
  10. 10. Atacama desert is inChile. It’s a dry area of land that gets very little rain.
  11. 11. It’s a large area of trees.
  12. 12. It’s a hot spring in which water intermittently boils, sending a tall column of hot water and steam into the air.
  13. 13. It’s a slowly moving mass of ice formed by the accumulation and compaction of snow on mountains or near the poles.
  14. 14. It’s a large area of grass-covered land, especially used for pasturage.
  15. 15. It’s a deep inlet of the sea almost surrounded by land, with a narrow mouth.
  16. 16. It’s a naturally raised area of land.It’s not as high as a mountain.
  17. 17. It’s a large mass of ice floating into the sea.
  18. 18. It’s a piece of land surrounded by water.
  19. 19. It’s a narrow strip of land with sea on either side, linking two larger areas of land.
  20. 20. It’s an area of land with dense forest and tangled vegetation, typically found in tropical areas.
  21. 21. It’s a large area of water surrounded by land.
  22. 22. It’s an area of low-lying land which is flooded in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically remains waterlogged at all times.
  23. 23. It’s an elevation of the earths surface rising abruptly and to a large height from the surrounding level.o It’s higher than a hill.
  24. 24. It’s a large mass of water.It’s larger than a sea.
  25. 25.  It’s a piece of land surrounded by water except by one side.
  26. 26. It’s a large area of flat land with few trees.
  27. 27. It’s a flat area of high ground.
  28. 28. It’s a large natural flow of water travelling along a channel to the sea, a lake, or Rivers usually form another river. meanders in their middle course.
  29. 29. It’s a mass of salt water smaller than an ocean.
  30. 30. It’s a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or other large areas of water.
  31. 31. It’s a small, narrow river.
  32. 32. It’s a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia and North America in which the subsoil is permanently frozen.
  33. 33. It’s a mountain or hill having a crater or vent through which lava, rock fragments, hot vapour, and gas are or have been erupted to the earths crust.
  34. 34. It’s a cascade of water falling from a height, formed when a river or stream flows over a precipice.

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