The coast also means the land next to the sea, which can also be called the shore, or sea-shore. However, coast is not used to describe where
If a house is near to the coast we say it is "on the coast". When we talk about a long part of the coast we call it "the coast-line". Sometimes, 'coast' can be part of a place name or the description of a large area. For instance, the
Coasts often have many living things living there and provide habitat for many animals and plants.