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The united kingdom

  1. 1. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  2. 2. The United Kingdom consists of  England (the capital is London)  Wales (the capital is Cardiff)  Scotland (the capital is Edinburgh)  Northern Ireland (the capital is Belfast). The territory of the UK is about 244,000 square kilometres. The population is over 56 million.
  3. 3. England (the capital is London)
  4. 4. Wales (the capital is Cardiff)
  5. 5. Scotland (the capital is Edinburgh)
  6. 6. Northern Ireland (the capital is Belfast).
  7. 7. The British Isles are washed by the : the Irish Sea in the west, the North Sea in the east, the English Channel in the south, The Atlantic Ocean in the north.
  8. 8. The climate  mild the whole year round. The Atlantic Ocean, the warm waters of the Gulf Stream influence the climate. is
  9. 9. The main nationalities of the UK are: the English the Scottish the Irish the Welsh
  10. 10. What are the British like?
  11. 11. Finish up the sentences.  The British are said to…  The English are considered to…  The British people are thought to…
  12. 12. The Royal Family
  13. 13. Queen’s Children
  14. 14. The Capital Of  London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. London is today one of the world's most important business, financial and cultural centres . London has a population of 7.7 million and it is the most populous city in the European Union. Britain  London is a major tourist destination and one of the world’s most beautiful cities, with a lot of places of interests including the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, the British Museum and the National Gallery.
  15. 15. What is this? a) Big Ben b) Big Beverley c) Big Benjamin d) Big Benny
  16. 16. What's the Name of this Palace in London? a) Buckingham Palace b) Charles II Palace c) London Palace d) Lady Diana Palace
  17. 17. What is the London Landmark? a) Buckingham Palace b) London Bridge c) The National Treasury d) The Tower of London
  18. 18. What is this Historic Landmark? a) St Paul's Cathedral b) Tower of London c) Tower Museum d) Tower Bridge
  19. 19. What is the Official Title of This Sentry? a) Palace Guard b) Tower Guard c)Horse Guard d) London Guard
  20. 20. What is this Bridge Across the Thames Called? a) The Millenium Bridge b) The St. Paul's Bridge c) The Tate Modern Bridge d) The Thames 2000 Bridge
  21. 21. Edinburgh Edinburgh Castle City Chambers
  22. 22. Manchester Manchester Cathedral Opera House
  23. 23. Liverpool The Beatles Story St John's Garden
  24. 24. Oxford Bridge of Sighs All Souls College
  25. 25. Fill in the gaps, please: