13 03, 2019

Birmingham, Britain’s Second Largest City

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Birmingham Birmingham, Britain’s second largest city, is situated right in the heart of England. Friendly, bustling and thriving, Birmingham is one of the most visited cities. People from Birmingham are called Brummies, a term derived from the city's nickname of "Brum", which originates from the city's old name, Brummagem, which in turn is thought to

13 03, 2019

Coventry, Home to Rich History

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Set in the very heart of England, Coventry, home to rich history and legends, has a population of over 320,000 and is surrounded by the beautiful Warwickshire countryside and its historic towns. The city is proud to have led the way in pioneering world-first industry and innovation, from watchmaking to bikes, cars and aero engines, with more and more firms

20 12, 2018

Languages of the British Isles

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Read and do the exercises to learn about the languages of the British Isles. Memorize the following words. native – місцевий житель the British Isles – Британські острови Welsh – уельський, валійський Gaelic – гельський Manx – мова жителів острова Мен Cornish – корнуольський, корнійський dialect – діалект localized version – варіант мови, якою розмовляють

23 04, 2017

23 April, National day of England

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National day of England is 23 April. St George is the patron saint of England. St George's Day is celebrated in England on 23 April, in honour of St George, the patron saint of England. Who was St. George? St. George was a brave soldier in the Roman army, who protested against the Romans' torture of Christians. He