cattle collocations and examples

 UK /ˈkæt(ə)l/

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cows and bulls


Nouns frequently used before cattle
beef, dairyBeef cattle are at greater risk than young dairy cattle.
Verbs frequently used with cattle
keep cattle: breed, keep, raise, rearTownspeople often kept a few cattle on the common land.feed cattle: fatten, feed, graze, pastureIn countries such as Iran, cattle are grazed on fields of wheat in winter.move cattle: drive, herdHe started work at the age of 11 as a farm-worker, herding cattle.
Nouns + of frequently used before cattle
head, herdThey raise 500 head of cattle on their Yorkshire farm.
 
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