Originally Posted by Rookie123
Thanks John! This sure seems like a good place to visit frequently, given my very recent interest in birding. Biggest challenge for me is to learn lots of not so commonly used phrases in a non native language. Never had any tests in school with words like "supercillum", "wingbar" or "Short toed treecreeper"... but hopefully Ill pick that up as time goes by.
To help people like you, we do have the opus. On the front page is several tabs, and one of them goes to the resources page (direct link is: http://www.birdforum.net/opus/Resources_Portal
). Notice here the page on Topography and the different dictionary pages.