BY JAIME, MIGUEL AND JAVY THE U.K.
BRITISH CULTURE <ul><li>THE U.K. (flag, capital cities) </li></ul><ul><li>THE ROYAL FAMILY </li></ul><ul><li>EDUCATION </l...
MAP OF THE U.K.
THE FORMATION OF THE FLAG OF THE U.K
THE FLAG OF THE UNITED KINGDOM <ul><li>The flag of the United Kingdom (known as Union Flag, or Union Jack) is a combinatio...
CAPITAL CITY OF UK AND ENGLAND: LONDON <ul><li>London is the capital city of the U.K. It’s located on the banks of the Tha...
MONUMENTS OF  LONDON
CAPITAL CITY OF SCOTLAND: EDINBURGH <ul><li>It is located on the east </li></ul><ul><li>coast of Scotland on the  </li></u...
THE CAPITAL OF WALES: CARDIFF <ul><li>Besides being the political capital, it is the centre of business, education, sport,...
THE CAPITAL CITY OF NORTHERN IRELAND: BELFAST <ul><li>It is the largest city in  </li></ul><ul><li>Northern Ireland and th...
THE ROYAL FAMILY
ANTHEM OF THE ROYAL FAMILY <ul><li>GOD SAVE THE QUEEN  </li></ul><ul><li>God save our gracious Queen, Long live our noble ...
EDUCATION: TYPES OF SCHOOLS
UNIFORMS <ul><li>Almost all British schools require uniforms, whatever the age of the students. The boys carried jacket, s...
TYPICAL TEST
FOOD AND DRINK <ul><li>FOODS </li></ul><ul><li>DRINKS </li></ul>
MEAL TIMES <ul><li>BREAKFAST - between 7:00 and 9:00,  LUNCH - between 12:00 and 1:30 pm  DINNER (sometimes called Supper)...
CHEESES <ul><li>It’s a solid food prepared from milk curd from cow, goat, sheep, buffalo, camel or other mammals. It prese...
NATIONAL FOODS <ul><li>English cuisine is based on traditional dishes themselves, and although it does not have the reputa...
DAILY LIFE <ul><li>The day starts  at about seven o`clock. They have breakfast at eight o´clock . The children go to schoo...
SPORTS AND LEISURE CRICKET PUBS RUGBY POLO
THE BEATLES <ul><li>The Beatles  were a pop and rock band from Liverpool, England formed in 1960. Primarily the band consi...
QUEEN <ul><li>Queen  were an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Merc...
THE ROLLING STONES <ul><li>The Rolling Stones  are an English rock band. The band formed in 1962 in London when original l...
SHAKESPEARE According to the Julian calendar: April 23, 1564 - April 23 for 16,161 of the Julian calendar), was a playwrig...
WINSTON CHURCHILL <ul><li>(Blenheim Palace, November 30, 1874 - London, Jan. 24, 1965) was a statesman, historian, writer ...
J.K. ROWLING <ul><li>J.K. Rowling wrote two novels for adults who never tried to publish before it happened the idea of Ha...
WE WANT TO GIVE THANKS TO ALL FOR YOUR ATTENTION THE END
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    1. 1. BY JAIME, MIGUEL AND JAVY THE U.K.
    2. 2. BRITISH CULTURE <ul><li>THE U.K. (flag, capital cities) </li></ul><ul><li>THE ROYAL FAMILY </li></ul><ul><li>EDUCATION </li></ul><ul><li>FOOD AND DRINK </li></ul><ul><li>DAILY LIFE </li></ul><ul><li>SPORTS AND LEISURE </li></ul><ul><li>MUSIC </li></ul><ul><li>FAMOUS PEOPLE </li></ul>
    3. 3. MAP OF THE U.K.
    4. 4. THE FORMATION OF THE FLAG OF THE U.K
    5. 5. THE FLAG OF THE UNITED KINGDOM <ul><li>The flag of the United Kingdom (known as Union Flag, or Union Jack) is a combination of the crosses of the patron saints of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland, three of the four regions, with Wales, are the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The red cross on a white background is the centre of St. George, England. The white cross on a blue background is the cross of St. Andrew, Scotland. And the red cross on a white background is the cross of St Patrick, Ireland. </li></ul>
    6. 6. CAPITAL CITY OF UK AND ENGLAND: LONDON <ul><li>London is the capital city of the U.K. It’s located on the banks of the Thames River in the southeast of the island of Great Britain </li></ul>
    7. 7. MONUMENTS OF LONDON
    8. 8. CAPITAL CITY OF SCOTLAND: EDINBURGH <ul><li>It is located on the east </li></ul><ul><li>coast of Scotland on the </li></ul><ul><li>banks of the river Firth of </li></ul><ul><li>Fort and the local unitary </li></ul><ul><li>authority of the City of Edinburgh. </li></ul><ul><li>It has been the capital of Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>since 1437 and it is the seat of </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish government </li></ul>
    9. 9. THE CAPITAL OF WALES: CARDIFF <ul><li>Besides being the political capital, it is the centre of business, education, sport, tourism, culture, media and government </li></ul>
    10. 10. THE CAPITAL CITY OF NORTHERN IRELAND: BELFAST <ul><li>It is the largest city in </li></ul><ul><li>Northern Ireland and the </li></ul><ul><li>province of Ulster, and the </li></ul><ul><li>second largest city on the island </li></ul><ul><li>of Ireland after Dublin </li></ul>
    11. 11. THE ROYAL FAMILY
    12. 12. ANTHEM OF THE ROYAL FAMILY <ul><li>GOD SAVE THE QUEEN </li></ul><ul><li>God save our gracious Queen, Long live our noble Queen, God save the Queen! Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us, God save the Queen! O lord God arise, Scatter our enemies, And make them fall! Confound their knavish tricks, Confuse their politics, On you our hopes we fix, God save the Queen! Not in this land alone, But be God's mercies known, From shore to shore! Lord make the nations see, That men should brothers be, And form one family, The wide world over. From every latent foe, From the assasins blow, God save the Queen! O'er her thine arm extend, For Britain's sake defend, Our mother, prince, and friend, God save the Queen! Thy choicest gifts in store, On her be pleased to pour, Long may she reign! May she defend our laws, And ever give us cause, To sing with heart and voice, God save the Queen! </li></ul>
    13. 13. EDUCATION: TYPES OF SCHOOLS
    14. 14. UNIFORMS <ul><li>Almost all British schools require uniforms, whatever the age of the students. The boys carried jacket, shirt and tie. The girls carried blouse, skirt and sometimes tie. As they become older, they will relax the rules on uniform, which in the end merely a &quot;dress code&quot;. </li></ul>
    15. 15. TYPICAL TEST
    16. 16. FOOD AND DRINK <ul><li>FOODS </li></ul><ul><li>DRINKS </li></ul>
    17. 17. MEAL TIMES <ul><li>BREAKFAST - between 7:00 and 9:00, LUNCH - between 12:00 and 1:30 pm DINNER (sometimes called Supper) - The main meal. Eaten anytime between 6:30 and 8:00 pm </li></ul>
    18. 18. CHEESES <ul><li>It’s a solid food prepared from milk curd from cow, goat, sheep, buffalo, camel or other mammals. It preserves the ideal because it breaks down very hard with the passage of time since the dry improve their qualities in relation to their weight. </li></ul>
    19. 19. NATIONAL FOODS <ul><li>English cuisine is based on traditional dishes themselves, and although it does not have the reputation of the European cuisines recognized as the French or Italian cuisine of England has many typical dishes and desserts, and it's one of the kitchens more open to time to incorporate dishes from other cultures. </li></ul>FISH AND CHIPS
    20. 20. DAILY LIFE <ul><li>The day starts at about seven o`clock. They have breakfast at eight o´clock . The children go to school at half past eight and their parents go to work. In the afternoon they go back home and have lunch. At half past six they usually “have dinner”. In the evening they do their homework. They often watch TV and then they go to bed. </li></ul>
    21. 21. SPORTS AND LEISURE CRICKET PUBS RUGBY POLO
    22. 22. THE BEATLES <ul><li>The Beatles were a pop and rock band from Liverpool, England formed in 1960. Primarily the band consisted of John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals), Paul McCartney (bass guitar, vocals), George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals) and Ringo Starr (drums, vocals). Throughout their career, The Beatles are recognised for leading the mid-1960s musical &quot;British Invasion&quot; into the United States. </li></ul>
    23. 23. QUEEN <ul><li>Queen were an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon completing the lineup the following year. </li></ul><ul><li>The band is noted for their musical diversity, multi-layered arrangements, vocal harmonies, and incorporation of audience participation into their live performances.Their 1985 Live Aid performance was voted the best live rock performance of all time in an industry poll. </li></ul>
    24. 24. THE ROLLING STONES <ul><li>The Rolling Stones are an English rock band. The band formed in 1962 in London when original leader Brian Jones and pianist Ian Stewart were joined by vocalist Mick Jagger and guitarist Keith Richards, whose songwriting partnership later contributed to their taking the leadership role in the group. Bassist Bill Wyman and drummer Charlie Watts completed the early lineup. Ian Stewart was removed from the official lineup in 1963 but continued to work with the band as road manager and keyboardist until his death in 1985. </li></ul>
    25. 25. SHAKESPEARE According to the Julian calendar: April 23, 1564 - April 23 for 16,161 of the Julian calendar), was a playwright, poet and actor. Sometimes known as the Bard of Avon (or just Elard), Shakespeare is considered the most important writer in the English language and one of the most famous of literature universal.2 The New Encyclopædia Britannica notes that &quot;many consider him the greatest playwright of all time. [...] His pieces are represented more often and in more nations than those of any other writer.&quot; Shakespeare's plays have been translated into more than seventy languages and their dramatic pieces continue to represent throughout the world. In addition, many quotations and neologisms of his works have become part of everyday use, both in English and other languages. Over time, it has been much speculation about her life, questioning their sexuality, religious affiliation, and even the authorship of his works
    26. 26. WINSTON CHURCHILL <ul><li>(Blenheim Palace, November 30, 1874 - London, Jan. 24, 1965) was a statesman, historian, writer and speaker of Britain. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1953. He was awarded for his historical works, their newspaper articles and his brilliant speeches, which stand as one of the main speakers of the twentieth century. Descendant of the Duke of Marlborough and son of Lord Randolph Churchill, a prominent conservative politician, after studying at Harrow, he enlisted in the British army. Fought in India, Sudan and South Africa. He took his successive destinations to work as a correspondent, which allowed him to finance his travels. The popularity reached that allowed him to devote himself to politics. In 1911 he was appointed first lord of the Admiralty. During the First World War was considered one of those responsible for the disaster of the landing of Gallipoli. Marched to the front where he commanded a combat unit in the front line. After being absolved of his guilt by the parliament, became minister of munitions. Towards the end of the conflict would be minister and minister of the air war. </li></ul>
    27. 27. J.K. ROWLING <ul><li>J.K. Rowling wrote two novels for adults who never tried to publish before it happened the idea of Harry Potter. According to Rowling, at the end of a journey by train all the characters were created. The publication of the Harry Potter saga was a feat, since in the first attempts was rejected by several publishers. By getting it published its first book was a huge success. Sales of the books have become a celebrity. After posting the fourth book, wrote two more books whose profits go to Comic Relief, an NGO. Among other contributions are donated to research treatment for multiple sclerosis, the disease that killed his mother. According to his words of the saga consists of seven Harry Potter books, one for each year at the Hogwarts school. </li></ul>
    28. 28. WE WANT TO GIVE THANKS TO ALL FOR YOUR ATTENTION THE END

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