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LOCATION England is part of the United Kingdom It is considered a European country Capital: London Largest Cities: London, Birmingham, Leeds, Sheffield Orange = England
GEOGRAPHY AND CLIMATE England comprises the central and southern part of the UK island. It is the closest country to European land. In fact, it is separated from France by only a 34 kilometer (21 miles) sea gap. England is surrounded by the Irish Sea, North Sea, and Atlantic Ocean. The climate corresponds to a temperate maritime climate, which means that temperatures don ’t go much lower than 0 °C (32 °F) in winter nor much higher than 32 °C (90 °F) in summer. Regarding the rain, England has a significant proportion of rainfall during the whole year.
English: Despite no legislation dictating it as the official language, it is the
only language used in official business and the main language of England
French, German, Spanish: Taught as second languages in state schools
Punjabi, Urdu: Most common foreign languages used at home by immigrants,
especially those from Pakistan and India
In London, the ethnic structure changes drastically with White having far less importance (69%). In addition, there are much larger percentages of people from places such as Pakistan, India, Africa, and even the Caribbean.