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Presentation Scotland

  1. 1. Scotland<br />Tess Pauwels<br />AnneleenReynders<br />
  2. 2. Who are these famousScots?<br />
  3. 3. William Wallace(playedby Mel Gibson)<br />
  4. 4. Sean Connery<br />
  5. 5. Amy Macdonald<br />
  6. 6. Content<br />geography<br />Glasgow<br />Edinburgh<br />language<br />symbols<br />Celebrations<br />History<br />food<br />
  7. 7.
  8. 8. Glasgow<br /><ul><li>Industrial  cultural
  9. 9. Glasgow Cathedral
  10. 10. Glasgow Park</li></li></ul><li>Glasgow<br />Cathedral<br />
  11. 11. Glasgow Park<br />
  12. 12. Edinburgh<br />
  13. 13. ‘Athens of the North’<br />
  14. 14.
  15. 15. Different languages<br />English<br />“ScottishGaelic”<br />Scottish<br />
  16. 16. Languages<br /><ul><li>English
  17. 17. ScottishGaelic
  18. 18. Scottish:
  19. 19. a bonnielass (a prettygirl)
  20. 20. a wee dram (whisky you have to drink in one go)
  21. 21. a’mnocomin (instead of ‘I’mnot coming’)</li></li></ul><li>Names<br />Last names: MacDonald, Mackenzie, Campbell, Cameron<br />Boys’ names: Angus, Donald, Duncan<br />Girls’ names: Morag, Jean, Fiona<br />
  22. 22. Symbols<br />
  23. 23. Thistle<br />
  24. 24. Loch Ness<br />
  25. 25. Loch Ness<br />
  26. 26. Kilt<br />
  27. 27. Celebrations<br />
  28. 28. Military Tattoo<br /><ul><li>EdinburghCastle
  29. 29. Name origin</li></li></ul><li>
  30. 30. Burns’ Night<br /><ul><li>Robert Burns(1759-1796)
  31. 31. 25th of January
  32. 32. Auld Lang Syne(cfr. Hogmanay)
  33. 33. Also: Burns’ Supper</li></li></ul><li>Hogmanay<br /><ul><li>‘For auld lang syne’
  34. 34. 31th of December
  35. 35. Superstition</li></li></ul><li>History<br />2nd century AD – 410<br />Hadrian’s Wall: northern border Britannia<br />9th century<br />Vikings settle in north and west of Scotland<br />1328: Scotland is independent kingdom<br />1603: Scotland and England are united<br />
  36. 36. History<br />1707: Act of Union<br />Joinsparliament of Scotland, England and Wales<br />1746: Celtic way of life was destroyed in the Highlands<br />ownweapons, language, ownclothesforbidden<br />Nowadays: limitedautonomy<br />
  37. 37. Food<br />Haggis<br />Traditional Scottishdish<br />Weightysausage<br />Ingredients: sheep’sheart, liver and lungsmincedwithonion, oatmeal, suet, spices and salt, mixed with stock and traditionallyboiled in the animal’sstomachforseveralhours<br />
  38. 38. Food<br />Porridge<br />Dish made byboilingoatsorothercerealmeals in water, milkorboth<br />

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