The forests of Hungary

New words:

elevation of the sea level- tengerszint feletti magasság

prefer - előnyben részesít

poor - szegény

structure - szerkezet

accustom to something - alkalmazkodik valamihez

community - társulás

vertical stratification - függőleges tagozódás

mossy - mohás

herb - gyep

fern- páfrány

shrub - cserje

made up - alkotják

shade - árnyék

provide - gondoskodik valamiről

shelter - menedék

beetle - bogár

Click and learn the new words:

Klikkelj és olvasd el  magyarul a tananyagot!

Read and learn:

  • Oak trees can be found at the lowest level of the forest.
  • Oak prefer warm weather and deep soil.
  • Beech grow higher where the soil is thicker and poorer; the weather is cooler.
  • Pine trees can be found in the higher places.
  • Forests have vertical stratification from the top to the bottom:
  1. root level
  2. herb level
  3. shrub level
  4. canopy level
  5. emergent level
  • Forest provide shelter and food for many animals.