Something is coarse if it is in pieces that are relatively large, larger than you would normally expect. The sand in the picture is very coarse. Something is chopped coarsely if it is in fairly large, uneven pieces. Someone who is vulgar and uses a lot of swear words is said to use coarse language.
Divorce is the legal end of a marriage. When two people decide they don't want to be married any more, they go to court where a judge gives them a divorce.
A golf course is a place where you play golf. Golf courses are very big. They have a lot of lawn, patches of sand and patches of trees and shrubs. Golf courses usually have eighteen holes.
Scientific name: equus ferus caballus
Horses have been used by people for thousands of years. People ride them and use them to pull carts and ploughs. Horses were the most common way of travelling before cars were invented. Horses come in a variety of sizes, from ponies that children ride up to big cart horses that are used to pull very heavy loads. A male horse is called a stallion, a female horse is called a mare and a baby horse is called a foal.
The American Quarterhorse is a breed of horse that is very fast over very short distances, hence the name - coming from a quarter mile race. They are also used at rodeos and as working horses.
A rocking horse is a toy horse, large enough for you to sit on, that has rockers on the bottom so you can make it rocks backwards and forwards as you sit on it. Not all rocking horses are in the shape of horses, you can get all manner of animals with rockers on the bottom. Horses are just the most common.
A sauce is a liquid that is used to add flavor to food. Sauces can be served by pouring them on top of food, or by having them on the side, like the dipping sauce in the picture. Two of the most popular sauces are soy sauce and tomato sauce, or ketchup. Gravy is a sauce made to accompany meat, and chutney is a thick sauce made from spice and vegetables. Sauces can be any thickness, from really watery to very thick and chunky.
Scientific name: genus: hippocampus
A seahorse is a type of small fish. They live around coral reefs and in seagrass. They eat tiny fish and other small sea creatures. Male seahorses look after the babies. The female lays her eggs in a pouch on the male, and he looks after the eggs for several weeks until they hatch.