The debate "What does this describe" was started by
March 3, 2017, 6:14 pm.
8 people are on the agree side of this discussion, while 1 person is on the disagree side.
There needs to be more votes to see what the common perception is.
It looks like most of the people in this community are on the agreeing side of this statement.
Ematio posted 7 arguments to the agreers part.
Ematio, InksEvermore, blue_rayy, human and 4 visitors agree.
1 visitor disagrees.
Marco Polo was 12th century.
So dinosaurs were alive up until about the 16th century
By the way, I only worked it out by copying and pasting the text into Google.
That description was from Marco Polo in the 13th century. So while he was traveling, he saw live dinosaurs and described them.
serpents is the word people used to describe reptiles before the word reptiles was invented.
name this cute animal which has no neck and has a round nose with two holes and a cute curvy tail. Its babies are even more cute.
Wanna hear the crazy thing though?
It's a dinosaur.
It is a real animal
even i was wondering too
Is it a real animal?
Whales have 2 short legs in the front?
Whale or shark
"Here are seen huge serpents, ten paces in length (about 30 feet), and ten spans (about 8 feet) girt of the body. At the fore part, near the head, they have two short legs, having three claws like those of a tiger, with eyes larger than a forepenny loaf (pane da quattro denari) and very glaring."
The jaws are wide enough to swallow a man, the teeth are large and sharp, and their whole appearance is so formidable, that neither man, nor any kind of animal can approach them without terror. Others are met with of a smaller size, being eight, six, or 5 paces long; and the following method is used for taking them. In the day-time, by reason of great heat, they lurk in caverns, from whence, at night, they issue to seek their food, and whatever..."