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"Mairi is as cross as a wildcat."

Translation:Tha Màiri cho crosta ri cat-fiadhaich.

March 24, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DaibhidhR

Imagine a mini panther with cat attitude. Vicious and dangerous. About as friendly as a lynx. Sadly almost extinct due to cross-breeding with the domestic cat. Don't go near them if you like your body without big gashes in it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/silmeth

There are still some in the mainland Europe (you can find them in Polish and Ukrainian mountains), but they do cross-breed with domestic cats here too, so if you see one in the forest, you cannot know if you see a wildcat or a domestic one, most probably some mixture of them.

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