WALES<br />
Area: 20779 km2 <br />Population: 3000 000<br />
Capital: Cardiff<br />
MAJOR CITIES<br />
Caerphilly<br />
Newport<br />
Swansea<br />
Wrexham<br />
Highestpoint: Mount Snowdon – 1085 m<br />
Longest river: River Tywi – 103 km.<br />
Largest lake: Bala ( 4,4 km2).<br />
National day: St. David’sday.<br />
National flower: thedaffodil<br />
A long time ago Wales wasunitedwith England. The Englishlanguagebecametheonlyofficiallanguage. Little by littlepeoplestopp...
Todaytherearemanypeoplewhowork hard to keeptheWelshlanguagealive. Signs at airports, railwaystations and manyotherplacesar...
Manytouristsvisit Wales to gohiking in themountains.  One ofthe<br />most popularhiking areas is Eryri National Park. The ...
A long time ago a boy wasborn in Wales. His namewas Arthur. He wasbornoutofwedlock. His fatherwas a king and his motherwas...
The great lords decidedthattheyshouldarrange a tournament.<br />The man who won would be thenextking.<br />
Arthur had an older foster brother. His namewas Kay. <br />
Kay wanted to participate in a tournament. The wholefamilywentwithhim.<br />
Kay forgot his sword.<br />
Kay asked Arthur if he couldgo back and get it for him. Arthur wentthe all way back. But he could not findthesword.<br />
Instead he saw a swordplungedinto a stone.<br />
” Let metry to pull it out”, he thought. He did it easily.<br />
Arthur hurried back to his brotherwiththesword. <br />
In thebladeoftheswordtherewas an inscriptionsaying: ” Whoever pulls thissword from thestone is therightfulkingofBritain”. ...
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  1. 1. WALES<br />
  2. 2. Area: 20779 km2 <br />Population: 3000 000<br />
  3. 3. Capital: Cardiff<br />
  4. 4. MAJOR CITIES<br />
  5. 5. Caerphilly<br />
  6. 6. Newport<br />
  7. 7. Swansea<br />
  8. 8. Wrexham<br />
  9. 9. Highestpoint: Mount Snowdon – 1085 m<br />
  10. 10. Longest river: River Tywi – 103 km.<br />
  11. 11. Largest lake: Bala ( 4,4 km2).<br />
  12. 12. National day: St. David’sday.<br />
  13. 13. National flower: thedaffodil<br />
  14. 14. A long time ago Wales wasunitedwith England. The Englishlanguagebecametheonlyofficiallanguage. Little by littlepeoplestoppedspeakingtheWelshlanguage.<br />
  15. 15. Todaytherearemanypeoplewhowork hard to keeptheWelshlanguagealive. Signs at airports, railwaystations and manyotherplacesare in bothEnglish and Welsh.<br />
  16. 16. Manytouristsvisit Wales to gohiking in themountains. One ofthe<br />most popularhiking areas is Eryri National Park. The Englishname for<br />thisnational park is Snowdonia.<br />
  17. 17. A long time ago a boy wasborn in Wales. His namewas Arthur. He wasbornoutofwedlock. His fatherwas a king and his motherwasthewifeof a duke. He wasbrought up away from his parents. When his fatherdied, therewasnoone in line for thethrone.<br />
  18. 18. The great lords decidedthattheyshouldarrange a tournament.<br />The man who won would be thenextking.<br />
  19. 19. Arthur had an older foster brother. His namewas Kay. <br />
  20. 20. Kay wanted to participate in a tournament. The wholefamilywentwithhim.<br />
  21. 21. Kay forgot his sword.<br />
  22. 22. Kay asked Arthur if he couldgo back and get it for him. Arthur wentthe all way back. But he could not findthesword.<br />
  23. 23. Instead he saw a swordplungedinto a stone.<br />
  24. 24. ” Let metry to pull it out”, he thought. He did it easily.<br />
  25. 25. Arthur hurried back to his brotherwiththesword. <br />
  26. 26. In thebladeoftheswordtherewas an inscriptionsaying: ” Whoever pulls thissword from thestone is therightfulkingofBritain”. Kay knelt before Arthur because he understoodthatthekingwasfound.<br />
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