In the nature x in the wild

Discussion in 'English Only' started by CORALINNA, Jan 11, 2019 at 10:09 PM.

  1. CORALINNA Senior Member

    Portuguese - Brasil
    What do you do?

    I’m a biologist. I work with animals in the nature.

    Can I say “in the nature” or should I say “in the wild”?
     
  2. AnythingGoes Senior Member

    English - USA (Midwest/Appalachia)
    Either in nature or in the wild is possible.
     
  3. sdgraham

    sdgraham Senior Member

    Oregon, USA
    USA English
    We don't say "the nature"
     
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2019 at 10:57 PM
  4. lingobingo

    lingobingo Senior Member

    London
    English - England
    It could be expressed as “in their natural habitat (or environment)”.
     

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