New York City

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New York City

  1. 1. New York City The Big Apple
  2. 2. New York City <ul><li>The city that is so nice they named it twice </li></ul><ul><li>Once it was called New Amsterdam </li></ul>
  3. 3. New York City <ul><li>A city with almost 10,000,000 people </li></ul><ul><li>Five boroughs: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island </li></ul><ul><li>Three rivers: Hudson, East and Harlem </li></ul>
  4. 4. New York City <ul><li>A famous New York sight is the Statue of Liberty </li></ul><ul><li>It was given to Americans by French people in 1886 </li></ul><ul><li>Here is a photo of the statue when it was being built, in Paris </li></ul>
  5. 5. New York City <ul><li>It is 46m tall but with the pedestal it is 95m </li></ul><ul><li>You can climb to the top and see the view </li></ul>
  6. 6. New York City <ul><li>Another famous landmark is the Empire State Building </li></ul><ul><li>It is right now the tallest building in New York City </li></ul><ul><li>It has 102 floors </li></ul>
  7. 7. New York City <ul><li>Once a B-52 airplane hit it, but it still stood </li></ul>
  8. 8. New York City <ul><li>In the middle of the City there is a huge park, Central Park </li></ul><ul><li>There are lakes, a zoo, two ice-skating rinks and many walking tracks. </li></ul>
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  10. 10. New York City <ul><li>In New York City you can also see the famous Brooklyn Bridge </li></ul><ul><li>Or you can just enjoy its busy streets </li></ul>
  11. 11. New York City <ul><li>You can go to a basketball game and see the New York Knicks </li></ul><ul><li>Or you can go to a baseball game of the New York Yankees </li></ul>
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  14. 14. New York City <ul><li>This city is also the home of some great jazz musicians </li></ul>
  15. 15. New York City <ul><li>And many great films have been filmed here like King Kong and Spiderman </li></ul>
  16. 16. New York City <ul><li>A presentation by Anna Varna, a teacher of English in Greece </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>This is a short presentation I made for my 6 th grade students, based on information on Funway 3, their English coursebook. </li></ul>

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