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Daylight saving

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Daylight saving

  1. 1. Daylight SavingEveryday English by Inka Vilén 2012
  2. 2. Daylight Saving Time (DST) also summer time The practice of advancing clocks so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less.Typically clocks are adjusted forward one hour near the start of spring and are adjusted backward in autumn. Reference: Wikipedia Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2012
  3. 3. Daylight Saving Time (DST) • mentioned by Benjamin Franklin in 1784• the modern idea was first proposed in 1895 by George Vernon Hudson • it was first implemented during the First World War Reference: Wikipedia Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2012
  4. 4. Daylight Saving in Finland Finland adopted the modern usage of summer and winter time back in 1981.Finland spends about five months of the year cloaked in winter. Summer time begins in March and ends in October. Reference: Yle News Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2012

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