Chatter and Clatter - Sounds by Objects - Part III Identify if the sounds made by the following objects are correct. If not, choose the right one. 1. Watches tick.
c. KnockView Answer / Hide Answer
2. Rain crackles.
ANSWER: 'Watches tick' is a correct sentence.
c. ClattersView Answer / Hide Answer
3. Leaves rustle.
ANSWER: a. Patters
This is wrong. Rains do not crackle, they patter.
c. HustleView Answer / Hide Answer
4. Bows screech.
ANSWER: Leaves make a rustling sound. So the above sentence is correct.
c. TreadView Answer / Hide Answer
5. Horns toot.
ANSWER: b. Twang
'Bows screech' is wrong as bow strings make a 'twang' sound when they are pulled.
c. HonkView Answer / Hide Answer
6. Nuts crack.
ANSWER: c. Honk
This is wrong. Horns honk.
c. ClackView Answer / Hide Answer
7. Clouds thunder.
ANSWER: This is a correct sentence.
c. PoundView Answer / Hide Answer
8. Trains rumble.
ANSWER: 'Clouds thunder' is a correct sentence.
c. JangleView Answer / Hide Answer
9. Wind sighs.
ANSWER: This is correct. Trains rumble!
c. RustleView Answer / Hide Answer
10. Water laps
ANSWER: 'Wind sighs' is a correct sentence.
c. BabblesView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: Laps is the correct word for water.