Leaves flutter

Meaning: This means the leaves of the trees are moving quickly and lightly in the air. It's like saying, The leaves are moving rapidly and gently as the wind blows.

Choice of Words: Leaves are the flat green parts of a plant that grow from branches or stems. Flutter is a verb that describes the way something moves quickly and lightly while in the air. In this case, "Leaves flutter" gives the mental image of leaves moving quickly and delicately in the wind, similar to the singing trees in our story.

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