Home / English Vocabulary / Bees words
bees words

Bees words

Bees words

A Bee is a yellow and black flying insect that makes honey. There are different types of bees. ( honey bee names ). They live together in a hive and have different jobs.

Types of bees

  • Queen bee: a big female bee that lays eggs. Baby bees are born from them.
  • Drone: a male bee whose job is to mate with the queen bee. It does no other work in the hive.

Bees words

  • Worker bee: it works really hard. It collects food, makes honey and protects the queen.

Bees words

Other words related to bees ( bees words)

  • Honey: sweet sticky yellow food made by honeybees.
  • Hive (= beehive): a place bees build to live in.
  • Honeycomb: a structure that bees make. It consists of many six-sided cells where honey stored.
  • Wax: a solid substance that is made from various fats or oils.
  • Lay: to produce an egg out of the body.
  • Collect: to gather things.
  • pollinate: to give a plant or flower pollen so that it can make seeds.
  • Pollinator: bees are effective pollinators. They pollinate flowers and plants.

Facts about bees

  • There is only one queen bee in a hive.
  • The queen bee lays about 2000 eggs a day.
  • Every bee in a hive has a specific task.
  • Drones have bigger eyes.
  • Drones are sometimes kicked out of the hive when there isn’t enough food in winter.
  • Worker bees are all female.
  • About 50000 to 60000 worker bees can live in one hive.
  • The honeycomb is made of hexagonal cells because the hexagonal shape saves more space than any other shape.
  • Bees are effective pollinators.
  • Honey bees are native to Europe, Asia, and Africa.

You might love to read this fable about the flies and honey.

 

Check Also

Investment quotes

Investment quotes  “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin “The best investment …

quote about facing fear

Warren Buffett quotes

Warren Buffett quotes Warren Edward Buffett was born on August 30, 1930. He is an …