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United Kingdom(UK) The UK is situated north-west of the European continent between the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea.  ...
The UK consists of four countries: <ul><ul><li>England-the capital is  London </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scotland-the capi...
England, Scotland and Wales together form Great Britain. Great Britain and Northern Ireland together form the &quot;United...
The Union Flag, popularly known as the  Union   Jack , symbolizes the union of the countries of the UK. It is made up of t...
England <ul><ul><li>England is the biggest country in the UK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>England contains about 84% of the ...
National Symbol-St.George ’ s flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality  –  British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population  –  51 millio...
Tower Bridge Westminster Abbey
Scotland National Symbol- St.Andrew’s Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality  –  Scottish and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pop...
Ben Nevis Edinburgh Castle
Wales National Symbol - Red Dragon Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality  –  Welsh and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Populatio...
Snowdonia Waterfall Vyrnwy  Lake
Northern Ireland National Symbol- St.Patrick’s Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality  –  Irish and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><...
City Hall of Belfast
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  1. 1. United Kingdom(UK) The UK is situated north-west of the European continent between the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea. The author:T.Tabukashvili 30.09.09 [email_address]
  2. 2. The UK consists of four countries: <ul><ul><li>England-the capital is London </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Scotland-the capital is Edinburgh </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wales-the capital is Cardiff </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Northern Ireland-the capital is Belfast </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. England, Scotland and Wales together form Great Britain. Great Britain and Northern Ireland together form the &quot;United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland&quot; (UK) The capital of the UK is London The map of UK
  4. 4. The Union Flag, popularly known as the Union Jack , symbolizes the union of the countries of the UK. It is made up of the individual flags of three countries in the Kingdom.
  5. 5. England <ul><ul><li>England is the biggest country in the UK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>England contains about 84% of the UK population. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The capital of the UK is in England </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The English language comes from England </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The British Royal family live in England </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Most of the world assumes that British people are &quot;English&quot; unless specified otherwise. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. National Symbol-St.George ’ s flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality – British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population – 51 million </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Cities – London, Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Bristol </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Religion – Christianity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Official Language – English </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National Day – 23 April, St. George ’ s Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Currency - Pound Sterling </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Tower Bridge Westminster Abbey
  8. 8. Scotland National Symbol- St.Andrew’s Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality – Scottish and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population – 5 million </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Cities – Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Religion – Presbyterian </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Official Language – English, Scottish </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National Day – 30 November, St. Andrew ’ s Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Currency - Pound Sterling </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Ben Nevis Edinburgh Castle
  10. 10. Wales National Symbol - Red Dragon Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality – Welsh and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population – 3 million </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Cities – Cardiff, Swansea, Newport </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Religion – Anglicanism, Methodism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Official Language – English and Welsh </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National Day – 1 March, St. David ’ s Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Currency - Pound Sterling </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Snowdonia Waterfall Vyrnwy Lake
  12. 12. Northern Ireland National Symbol- St.Patrick’s Flag <ul><ul><li>Nationality – Irish and British </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population – 1.8 million </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Major Cities – Belfast, Lisburn, Newtonabey, Bangor, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Religion – Protestant and Catholic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Official Language – English and Irish </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>National Day – 17 March, St. Patrick ’ s Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Currency - Pound Sterling </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. City Hall of Belfast
  14. 14. Thanks for your attention! Created by: T.G.T.
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