Why do cats meow?


Listening — Advanced Level
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Watch the video and answer the questions

  1. Meows rarely happen when  

  2. Biologist Dr. John Bradshaw explains that meows are what kittens use to  

  3. A cat will meow at its owner for  

  4. Every cat meows the same

  5. Cats will meow differently in different situations. If they want food, the meow is  

  6. In a University of Bristol study, almost every owner said they did what when their cat meowed at him/her?


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. Do you own a pet? What kind of signals do they use when trying to get your attention?

  2. How do you respond when a cat meows at you?

  3. What kind of body language or sounds do human babies make in different situations to get their parent's attention?


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