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20 03, 2019

Washington DC City of Symbols

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Speak about the capital of the USA Washington D.C., the capital of the United States of America, is a city of symbols. The Capitol building is where the United Congress meets. The White House is the home of the president. The Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials were built to honor two of the United States’ greatest

20 03, 2019

Washington DC, the USA Capital

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Washington D.C. Washington is the capital of the United States of America. It is situated in the District of Columbia. Washington DC, the USA capital is like no other city of the USA. It’s the world’s largest one-industry city. And that industry is government. The White House, where the US President lives and works, the

18 03, 2019

USA Geography

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Speak about the USA geography, will you? The United States of America is the fourth largest country after Russia, China and Canada. It occupies the part of North America and stretches from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean. It also includes Alaska in the north and Hawaii in the Pacific Ocean. The total area of

1 03, 2019

Mardi Gras Facts

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Read some interesting facts about Mardi Gras What is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras facts tell the story of a celebration that has deep historical roots. Beginning during pagan celebrations, the festival has evolved into a crazy, fun-filled event that has to be seen to be believed. With balls, parades, masks and indulgence in food and

14 02, 2019

Americans Celebrate Saint Valentine’s Day

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Would you like to know how Americans celebrate Saint Valentine's Day? Roots of St. Valentine's Day St. Valentine's Day has roots in several different legends that have found their way to us through the ages. One of the earliest popular symbols of the day is Cupid, the Roman god of love, who is represented by

11 01, 2019

National Symbols of the USA

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National symbols represent pride and values of the country. Do you know the national symbols of the United States of America? Bogdan has prepared a presentation which will help you learn the national symbols of the USA: the national flag 'Stars and Stripes' the Great Seal of the United States the national bird the national anthem

26 11, 2018

Native American Additions to English

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Native American languages have greatly contributed to the vocabularies of European languages. Native American Languages Scholars can only guess at the total number of languages once spoken by Native Americans; many of these languages disappeared before they could be documented. When the Europeans arrived on the North American continent in the late 15th century, about

20 11, 2018

Speak about Thanksgiving Day in the USA Level A2

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Learn the words and speak about Thanksgiving, the time when Americans give thanks for many good things in their lives. feast   - свято cider  - сидр turkey – індик     store  - магазин stuffing – начинка                                           dish – блюдо                                                     squash – кабачок                                            cranberry – клюква, журавлина                                        sauce – соус                                                     pumpkin

15 11, 2018

Interesting Facts About the Turkey

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What do you know about the turkey? Pre-reading activities What do you know about the turkey? Do you like to eat turkey? When do you think people eat turkey? While-reading activities 1. Can you imagine a turkey instead of an eagle on a dollar bill, at the top of a flag pole, and on the

8 11, 2018

Veterans Day in the USA

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November 11th, Veterans Day in the USA        It is a legal holiday and a day to remember and honor all those Americans who served in the Armed Forces and particularly those who fought during the Spanish-American War, World Wars I and II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.  People also remember