Where is United Kingdom?• is an island situated to the north-west of Continental Europe.• It is the ninth-largest island in the world and the largest European island.• Country in UK includes: – England, capital London – Wales, capital Cardiff – Scotland, capital Edinburgh – Northern Ireland, capital Belfast
Introduction• Area: 244,820 km² (about half of Sumatera) Going to• What the people called : British! work in• How we call them : Sir for man, and Mam for woman snow…brrrr• Population: 62,641,000 and about 84% lives in England rr• Currency: Pound Sterling (about Rp 15 000/ pounds)• Language : English (and sometimes Welsh in Wales area)• Season : – Spring : March – May – Summer : June – Aug – Autumn : Sept – Oct – Winter : Dec – Feb coldest brrrr!
Do you know because UK locatedIn the northern side of Europe,it’s closer to the North PoleIt makes UK colder than any othercountries in Europe and it’s alwaysraining and wet !Even in the summer!
FUN FACTS ABOUT UK• The husband of the Queen is titled Prince instead of King• There are around 8 palace where the royal family lives, but the queen lives at Buckingham Palace• The Queen has been a queen for 60 years – the longest in reign! And this 2012 is a celebration of Queen Jubilee – for 6- years of celebration to be a queen!• And her successor, Prince Charles already 63 years old The guardian of Buckingham Palace They marched every morning and They never talk……ssssttttttt !
The Queen• Born on 21 April 1926 so how old is she now ? Anybody know?• The Queen lives at Buckingham palace in London• Became the queen on 6 February 1952 after the death of his father• Although she is the king of UK, the country is ruled by Prime Minister Queen Elizabeth Prime Minister : David Cameron
Buckingham Palace • Located at England, house of The Queen • It has 775 rooms, including 19 State rooms, 52 royal and guest bedrooms, 78 bathrooms, 92 offices, a cinema and a swimming pool. It also has its own post office and police station • About 400 people work at the Palace, including domestic servants, chefs, footmen, cleaners, plumbers, gardeners, chauffers, electricians, and two people who look after the 300 clocks.Buckingham Palace opened for public every summer time - where by then the Queen will “run” to her summer palace in Scotland =)
Big Ben is realllllyyyy talllll! BIG BEN located at the north-eastern end of the Houses of Parliament (Kantor DPR) in Westminster, London Big Ben is the biggest four-faced, chiming clock in the world! The real name of the tower, housing the clock, is Clock Tower. Big Ben is the nickname of the main bell! The clock became operational on 7th September 1859 -> MORE THAN 100 years! Clock Tower is the focus of New Year celebrations in the United Kingdom, with radio and TV stations tuning to its chimes to welcome the start of the year On the opening day of London Olympic 2012 it rings from 08.12 am to 08.15 am nonstop. Signing the opening of Olympic in London at 27 July 2012
This is how workers cleaned and repaired the BIG BEN! In English we say “ BLIMEY!” which is WOW!!
Oxford University – “Harry Potter School” Tower of Christ Church CollegeMain gate of College.Guarded by a guardian Located in Oxford city – one hour to the northwest by train Student’s dorm from London Oxford University is the oldest English speaking university in the world, dating back to 1249. It boasts 39 colleges all over Oxford city!! The University of Oxfords total student population numbers over 21,000 students from all around the world ! The smartest ones! One of the most prestigious and the most popular – hard to entry – university in the whole Britain (apart from it’s competitor Cambridge University) The Bodleian Libraries belongs to Oxford university - form the largest university library system in the United Kingdom!! The combined library collections number more than 11 million printed items, in addition to 45,000 e-journals and other materials in different formats This is where most of Harry Potter’ movie shoot! WHO WANTS TO STUDY IN OXFORD ?
Beautiful plate With Christ Church college logo. Each college has its own logo They also has weekly / term menu! What is your favorite ? Lamb choped with mashed potato ? Or chicken Kebab? Don’t worry, if you’re Moslem – they have Halal menu also! I wanna be a chef for Harry Potter!The dining room in Christ Church College where Harry Potter moviemade. This is the biggest dining room in Oxford where studentactually eat their lunch and dinner on this beautiful table!
WHICH ONE IS YOUR FAVORITE ? Yorkshire pudding! Fish and chips . Battered cod fish, served with crunchy SUNDAY ROAST. Every Sunday, English family usually have lunch Potato chips and green peas! Don’t forget to squeeze the Lemon! Hmmm yummy! together . They will cooked roast beef . Served with potatoes and(ssttt they make the batter using beer – said it adds some barley flavor vegetable served with gravy sauce. to make it crunchy and tasty!) Also YORKSHIRE PUDDING its like a bread!
TEA TIME TRADITION! just like a Queen ! Usually th British love their tea! Tea will be served by the buttler During 3pm – 5 pm is high tea time! Most classic and traditional cake served Buttler will served the tea basedTea enjoyed with selections of sweet cakes in Tea Time is on our selection of teas and small sandwich collections Scones English classic tea is Usually served in a leveled tray made from English tea Silver and white porcelain It tastes like cookies (kata fifi) and served Or Darjeeling Tea from Darjeeling hill With strawberry jam and cream In IndiaIn London Ritz hotel served the most famous tea time ever! Yum yum yum!
THANK YOU MATES! SEE YOU LATER ANDGOD SAVES THE QUEEN!