The United Kingdom

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The United Kingdom

  1. 1. The United Kingdom
  2. 2. Britain• Britain is the general name for whole nation.
  3. 3. Great Britain consists of England, Scotland and Wales.
  4. 4. The United Kingdom (UK)• The United Kingdom is a name for Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The national anthem is called God Save the Queen, and the flag is called The Union Jack.
  5. 5. About United Kingdom:• London is the capital of the United Kingdom and England. It is one of the most famous cities of the world. It’s very popular with tourists. Cardiff is the capital of Wales - the smallest part of Great Britain. Welsh language is very different from English. Welsh people especially like poetry and music. Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland. It is historic city.The Scots are practical people. The Highlands is a part famous because it has beautiful countryside. The Highlanders live in family groups called clans. They wear kilts and they play the bagpipes. There is a beautifull lake called Loch Ness. In legend the monster Nessie lives there. Is that true? Belfast is the capital of Northern Irleand or Ulster. It’s one of the youngest capitals in the world. The Irish are very friendly and warm. They love legends and stories. They often meet in pubs. Big Ben in London Tower Bridge in London man wearing kilt and playing bagpipes
  6. 6. The UK is a monarchy which means that ithas a queen or a king. Queen is ElizabethII. She lives in the Buckingham Palace. Shedoesn’t have any political power.On the top of the state are the PrimeMinister and The Government.
  7. 7. Somthing interesting for the end! "England" is derived from the Old The name English word Englaland, which means "land of the Angles". Angles were a Germanic tribe. Bus in London • Nessie, Loch Ness monster
  8. 8. Made by: Lana Dominiković 6.cThank you forwatching! :3

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