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Animals OnlyPlay
Use 'hen' for female birds, not for other animals. SlideThe hen clucked and pecked at the ground.
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Not Always ChickensPlay
'Hen' refers to female birds in general, not just chickens. SlideWe saw a wild turkey hen with her poults.
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Mothering NaturePlay
'Mother hen' implies caring and protective behavior, often used metaphorically. SlideShe acted like a mother hen, fussing over the children.