Ivanov Ivan 11 “B”
The main aim: Give  the main information about Great Britain Tasks: - Give some facts about Great Britain - Describe Engla...
<ul><li>  Great Britain is situated on the British Isles. It consists of  </li></ul><ul><li>England ,  </li></ul><ul><li>W...
England London   Lake District, Cumbria Tree Of Life, North Devon Oxford
<ul><li>England can be divided for several parts: the Southeast, the Southwest, East Anglia, the Midlands and the North of...
Wales North Wales Cardiff. The capital of Wales
<ul><li>Wales  is a country situated in the West of Britain  The population of Wales is about three million. The west coas...
Scotland City of  Glasgow . Edinburgh at night Castle of Edinburgh
Scotland <ul><li>Scotland is a country in the United Kingdom to the north of England. Its symbol is a thistle. </li></ul><...
Northern Ireland City Hall, Belfast Belfast Northern Ireland Landscape
Northern Ireland <ul><li>Northern Ireland, integral part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, situ...
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Welcome to great britain2406

  1. 1. Ivanov Ivan 11 “B”
  2. 2. The main aim: Give the main information about Great Britain Tasks: - Give some facts about Great Britain - Describe England - Tell about Wales - Point out some interesting facts about Scotland - Describe New Zealand
  3. 3. <ul><li>  Great Britain is situated on the British Isles. It consists of </li></ul><ul><li>England , </li></ul><ul><li>Wales , </li></ul><ul><li>Scotland and </li></ul><ul><li>Northern Ireland . </li></ul><ul><li>Great Britain is surrounded by seas on all sides and is separated from the continent by the North Sea and the English Channel </li></ul>
  4. 4. England London   Lake District, Cumbria Tree Of Life, North Devon Oxford
  5. 5. <ul><li>England can be divided for several parts: the Southeast, the Southwest, East Anglia, the Midlands and the North of England. </li></ul><ul><li>  The Southeast is a highly populated region of England. London, the capital of the UK, and such historical cities as Windsor, Dover and Brighton are situated here. </li></ul><ul><li>The Southwest used to be known for its pirates. The two principal cities of the region are Bristol and Bath. If you want to see the famous Stonehenge you should also come here. The most westerly point of Great Britain “Land’s End” is also in the Southwest.  </li></ul><ul><li>East Anglia has beautiful cities with fine historic buildings such as Cambridge. It is more that half surrounded by the sea. The Midlands, known as the heart of England, is the largest </li></ul><ul><li>industrial part in the country. The most important industrial cities </li></ul><ul><li>are Manchester, Sheffield, Liverpool which is one of Britain’s big </li></ul><ul><li>ports, and Birmingham. The two famous Midlands cities are </li></ul><ul><li>Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford. </li></ul><ul><li>The North of England has some of the wildest and loneliest parts </li></ul><ul><li>in the country. Here you can find deep valleys, rivers and </li></ul><ul><li>waterfalls, hills and mountains. The main attractions of the North </li></ul><ul><li>of England are certainly the Lake District, the cities of York and </li></ul><ul><li>Newcastle-upon-Tyne. </li></ul>England
  6. 6. Wales North Wales Cardiff. The capital of Wales
  7. 7. <ul><li>Wales is a country situated in the West of Britain  The population of Wales is about three million. The west coast, mid Wales and North Wales are wild and beautiful. </li></ul><ul><li>Wales has high mountains, including Mount Snowdon , the second highest mountain in Britain. Snowdon looks very peaceful and beautiful. </li></ul><ul><li>Cardiff, the modern capital of Wales, has a Roman castle and a modern shopping centre. Cardiff is an industrial city, which also has a cathedral and a university.. </li></ul><ul><li>There are two national languages in Wales – the Welsh language, which is spoken widely, especially in the North of the country and English. Both these languages are taught in schools.  </li></ul><ul><li>There are three National Parks in Wales. These parks are protected by law because of their natural beauty, but some people live and work there. </li></ul><ul><li>The flag of Wales, with its red dragon, is one of the </li></ul><ul><li>oldest in the world. It was broughtto Britain by the </li></ul><ul><li>Romans. </li></ul>Wales
  8. 8. Scotland City of  Glasgow . Edinburgh at night Castle of Edinburgh
  9. 9. Scotland <ul><li>Scotland is a country in the United Kingdom to the north of England. Its symbol is a thistle. </li></ul><ul><li>The country is devided into Highlands and Lowlands. Most of the industry is concentrated in Lowlands, in the Clyde Valley. Glasgow is its largest and busiest town; Edinburgh is its capital. </li></ul><ul><li>Glasgow and Edinburgh are two great centres of Scotland.  </li></ul><ul><li>Glasgow is the heart of industry. It is a centre of business and trade. It is very busy, prosperous, dirty in some parts and smart in others. </li></ul><ul><li>Edinburgh is rather cold but attractive. Edinburgh is known as Athens of the North. If you walk around the city you can touch on history at every step.  </li></ul><ul><li>The two most interesting parts of the city are the Old Town and the New Town. The Old Town lies between the Castle and </li></ul><ul><li>Holyrood Palace. </li></ul><ul><li>  The Old Town is a striking contrast to New Town </li></ul><ul><li>with its white and beautiful streets. Princes Street is </li></ul><ul><li>the most beautiful street of the New Town. It is </li></ul><ul><li>Edinburgh's popular shopping centre. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Northern Ireland City Hall, Belfast Belfast Northern Ireland Landscape
  11. 11. Northern Ireland <ul><li>Northern Ireland, integral part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, situated in the northeastern portion of the island of Ireland. </li></ul><ul><li>The capital and largest city of Northern Ireland is Belfast which is surrounded by heavy industries including shipbuilding and textiles. The other major city in Northern Ireland is Londonderry  </li></ul><ul><li>Belfast is the base of Opera Northern Ireland, which presents seasons at the Grand Opera House in the city, and also tours the province. A ballet company is based in the capital, as is the Belfast Philharmonic Society, one of Britain's leading choral societies.  </li></ul><ul><li>Northern Ireland has two national museums: the Ulster Museum in Belfast, which houses a collection of Irish </li></ul><ul><li>antiquities; and the Ulster Folk and </li></ul><ul><li>Transport Museum in Holywood, County </li></ul><ul><li>Down. </li></ul>
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