New york The Big Apple  -  Come  Take  a Bite
The Big Apple  a poem <ul><li>Awesome by day </li></ul><ul><li>and dazzling by night. </li></ul><ul><li>I’m called the Big...
The parts of New York City <ul><li>Manhattan </li></ul><ul><li>Brooklyn </li></ul><ul><li>Queens </li></ul><ul><li>The Bro...
Times Square and Broadway <ul><li>” the heart of New York” </li></ul><ul><li>an open place at the crossing of 42nd Street ...
The Empire State Building <ul><li>the highest skyscraper in Manhattan and </li></ul><ul><li>the 7th highest in the world (...
Central Park <ul><li>New York’s green lungs </li></ul><ul><li>340 hectares </li></ul><ul><li>it has artificial lakes, base...
The Guggenheim Museum <ul><li>A famous museum for modern and  </li></ul><ul><li>contemporary art </li></ul><ul><li>the bui...
The Statue of Liberty <ul><li>A symbol of  hope  and  freedom  for the millions of immigrants </li></ul><ul><li>was given ...
Ellis Island <ul><li>A former immigration center where 17 million people had their papers and health checked in  </li></ul...
The United Nations Building <ul><li>The headquarters of the United Nations </li></ul><ul><li>located on the banks of the E...
Wall Street is the center of business world <ul><li>the Brooklyn Brigde </li></ul>
Did you know that <ul><li>the streets in Manhattan are numbered </li></ul><ul><li>Avenues  run North-South, starting with ...
Chrysler building <ul><li>China town  </li></ul><ul><li>in Manhattan </li></ul>
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  1. 1. New york The Big Apple - Come Take a Bite
  2. 2. The Big Apple a poem <ul><li>Awesome by day </li></ul><ul><li>and dazzling by night. </li></ul><ul><li>I’m called the Big Apple: </li></ul><ul><li>Come take a bite. </li></ul><ul><li>See Liberty with her torch held high. </li></ul><ul><li>Towering buildings that scrape the sky. </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow cabs, sirens that scream. </li></ul><ul><li>Cops in blue, roads that steam. </li></ul><ul><li>Broadway, subway, highway, JFK. </li></ul><ul><li>I never sleep, I’m open all day. </li></ul><ul><li>Cents and bucks, money talk. </li></ul><ul><li>Walk, don’t walk. I am NEW YORK. </li></ul>
  3. 3. The parts of New York City <ul><li>Manhattan </li></ul><ul><li>Brooklyn </li></ul><ul><li>Queens </li></ul><ul><li>The Bronx </li></ul><ul><li>The Staten Island </li></ul>
  4. 4. Times Square and Broadway <ul><li>” the heart of New York” </li></ul><ul><li>an open place at the crossing of 42nd Street </li></ul><ul><li>and Broadway </li></ul><ul><li>Broadway is one of the longest ( 241 km) and most famous streets in the world </li></ul><ul><li>The mecca of the theater world </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Empire State Building <ul><li>the highest skyscraper in Manhattan and </li></ul><ul><li>the 7th highest in the world ( 381 m) </li></ul><ul><li>was built in 1931 </li></ul><ul><li>102 storeys (floors) </li></ul><ul><li>two observation decks </li></ul>
  6. 6. Central Park <ul><li>New York’s green lungs </li></ul><ul><li>340 hectares </li></ul><ul><li>it has artificial lakes, baseball fields, </li></ul><ul><li>tennis courts, </li></ul><ul><li>ice-skating rinks, restaurants, </li></ul><ul><li>the Central Park Zoo etc. etc. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Guggenheim Museum <ul><li>A famous museum for modern and </li></ul><ul><li>contemporary art </li></ul><ul><li>the building itself is a work of art </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Statue of Liberty <ul><li>A symbol of hope and freedom for the millions of immigrants </li></ul><ul><li>was given to Americans by France in 1886 </li></ul><ul><li>93 m and 354 steps to the crown </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ellis Island <ul><li>A former immigration center where 17 million people had their papers and health checked in </li></ul><ul><li>1892-1954 </li></ul><ul><li>now an immigration museum </li></ul>
  10. 10. The United Nations Building <ul><li>The headquarters of the United Nations </li></ul><ul><li>located on the banks of the East River </li></ul><ul><li>181 flags in front </li></ul>
  11. 11. Wall Street is the center of business world <ul><li>the Brooklyn Brigde </li></ul>
  12. 12. Did you know that <ul><li>the streets in Manhattan are numbered </li></ul><ul><li>Avenues run North-South, starting with 1st Avenue on the East Side to 12th </li></ul><ul><li>Streets run East-West, starting with 1st Street in Greenwich Village to 220th </li></ul>
  13. 13. Chrysler building <ul><li>China town </li></ul><ul><li>in Manhattan </li></ul>

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