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  1. 1. The United Kingdom<br />Ahmad,Peter,Mikkel<br />Kildermarkskolen, Næstved 2011<br />
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  3. 3. Theevolution<br />Of theflag<br />
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  5. 5. 10 Largest Cities<br />
  6. 6. Top 5 Most Expensive Cities<br />Moscow<br />London<br />Seoul<br />Tokyo<br />Hong Kong<br />Source: Mercer HR Consulting/ Pinoy Meets World UK<br />
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  11. 11. ENGLAND<br />
  12. 12. DID YOU KNOW...<br /><ul><li>The English drink the most tea of any nation in the world
  13. 13. The stamp was invented in England
  14. 14. London Zoo is the world’s oldest public zoo</li></li></ul><li>England<br />England has a population of over 51million people. The capital cityis London and nearly 10 millionpeoplelivethere. The country isfamousforitsarchitecture, itsdiverselandscape, itsuniversities, the royal family and manyfamouspeoplethroughouthistory. (Robin Hood, William Shakespeare, Isaac Newton)<br />
  15. 15. People Distribution<br /><ul><li>White 45,082,900
  16. 16. Asian 2,914,900
  17. 17. Black 1,447,900
  18. 18. Mixed 870,000
  19. 19. Chinese 400,300
  20. 20. Other 376,100</li></li></ul><li>Religions in England<br /><ul><li>71.75% of England’s population are Christians.
  21. 21. 22.52% is unidentified or non-religious.
  22. 22. Other religious minorities include Muslims which account for 3% of the population.
  23. 23. There are also Jewish, Hindu and Sikh minorities.</li></li></ul><li>
  24. 24. ENGLISH FOOD<br />Cream Tea<br />Roast <br />Beef<br />English Breakfast<br />
  25. 25. SPORT IN <br />ENGLAND<br />Rugby<br />Football<br />Cricket<br />
  26. 26. Places To Visit In England<br /><ul><li>The most important places to visit are:
  27. 27. Big Ben in London
  28. 28. The Tower of London is an old cell
  29. 29. Westminster Abbey is a Church
  30. 30. Stonehenge. They are free-standing stone columns erected as early as 3000BC.
  31. 31. London Eye
  32. 32. Trafalgar Square</li></li></ul><li>England Sport’s<br />England has a strong sporting heritage, and during the 19th century codified many sports that are now played around the world. Sports originating in England include association football.<br />Cricket<br />Darts<br />Snooker<br />
  33. 33. The Premier League is an English professional league for association football clubs. At the top of the English football league system, it is the country’s primary football competition. Contested by 20 clubs<br />
  34. 34. England national football team whose home ground is wembley stadium <br />
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  36. 36. NorthernIreland<br />Capital City – Belfast. Famousforitsshippingindustry. In Belfast theTitanicwasbuilt. <br />
  37. 37. DID YOU KNOW....<br /><ul><li>Ireland is the biggest exporter of software in Europe. Google, Microsoft, Dell, Apple and Intel all have Europe headquarters in Ireland
  38. 38. The Irish are the second biggest drinkers of beer in the world (after the Czech Republic)
  39. 39. 88% of Irish are Catholic</li></li></ul><li>Giant’s Causeway<br />
  40. 40. Belfast Castle<br />
  41. 41. Irish Coffee<br />
  42. 42. Ulster Fry<br />
  43. 43. DID YOU KNOW...<br />There is a mythical Irish creature called a leprechaun. <br />We say there is a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow<br />The leprechauns are <br />said to steal the gold<br />
  44. 44. SCOTLAND<br />
  45. 45. Scotland<br />Scotland has a population of nearly 5 and a halfmillionpeople. The capital is Edinburgh butthelargestcityis Glasgow. Thehighlands are a verybeautifularea<br />
  46. 46. Scotland<br />
  47. 47. Scotland<br />There is a famous and big castle in Edinburgh.<br />
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  49. 49. Ben Nevis<br />
  50. 50. Melrose Abbey<br />
  51. 51. Bagpipes<br />Edinburgh Castle<br />
  52. 52. SCOTTISH FOOD<br />Haggis<br />Whisky<br />Shortbread<br />
  53. 53. SPORT IN <br />SCOTLAND<br />Rugby<br />
  54. 54. WALES<br />
  55. 55. Wales<br />Wales has a population of over 3 millionpeople and itisregarded as a bilingual country as Welshisstillwidelyused as well as English. Cardiff, in thesouth, isthe capital. Walesisfamousforitsbeautifullandscape, longbeaches, soaringmountains, imposingcastles and quaintlittletowns.<br />
  56. 56. DID YOU KNOW...<br /><ul><li>Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch</li></ul>is a town in Wales, the longest name of any place in the world.<br /><ul><li>Mount Everest was named after a welsh geographer George Everest
  57. 57. A welsh man invented sleeping bags</li></li></ul><li>Wales is famous for its countryside, castles and having lots of sheep!<br />Penrhyn Castle<br />
  58. 58. The Welsh are famous for their rugby team<br />Catherine Zeta Jones is a famous welsh actress<br />Welsh Rarebit is a traditional snack of melted cheese on toast<br />
  59. 59. Wales<br />Cardiff isthe capital of Wales.Wales in WelshisCymru.<br />
  60. 60. Wales<br />There are a lot of shops, cinemas and cafés.There is a castle in Cardiff.<br />
  61. 61. Thanks For Watching<br />

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