Wood — countable or uncountable a hard substance which forms the branches and trunks of trees and which can be used as a building material, for making things, or as a fuel (древесина; дерево ( материал ); лесоматериал) A forest is a large area where trees grow close together. A rainforest is a thick forest of tall trees which is found in tropical areas where there is a lot of rain. (тропический лес; влажные джунгли) Timber is wood that is used for building houses and making furniture. (лесоматериалы; строевой лес; древесина)
You can also refer to trees that are grown for this purpose as timber. лес (как объект промышленного использования)
He gathered some *** to build a fire.
Many people are very concerned about the destruction of the ***.
A flute is made of *** or metal in three jointed sections.
It was a brick house fronted on three sides with ***.
In cheap furniture, plastic is often used to simulate ***.
Tropical *** are home to over half of the planet’s plant and animal species.
At first boats were made of *** which was available in large quantities.
Much of Scandinavia is covered in dense pine ***.
The house was built of *** but faced with brick.
Acid rain is already destroying large areas of *** and lakes in northern Europe.
The campsite is set in the middle of a pine ***.
Some baseball bats are made out of ***.
Her legs were covered in scratches and bruises after her walk through the ***.
The Amazon river basin contains the world’s largest tropical ***.
When we were children, we loved to hike through the ***.
Many plant and animal species are found only in the ***.
These Severn Valley woods have been exploited for *** since Saxon times.
Heedless destruction of the *** is contributing to global warming.