Country Studies: New York City

For students of elementary school: learn to speak about your trip to a city using Past Simple Tense.


boat – човен

They crossed the river by boat.

island – острів

Great Britain is an island.

view – вид

What a beautiful view!

amazing – дивовижний

The view of New York was amazing.

statue – статуя

There are lots of beautiful statues of animals in the park.

the Statue of Liberty – Статуя Свободи

The Statue of Liberty is more than 93 metres tall.

building – будівля, будинок

There are many beautiful buildings in Kyiv.

empire – імперія

The British Empire, the Roman Empire

state – держава, штат

The United States of America is a big country. Ukraine is an independent state.

Empire State Building

They visited the Empire State Building.

million – мільйон

Dinosaurs lived on the Earth millions of years ago. Millions of people visit New York every year.

top – верхівка, вершина

The view from the top of the mountain was amazing.

carriage – карета, вагон

We went for a ride in a horse and a carriage. There are ten carriages in this train.

avenue – авеню

The Fifth Avenue in New York is one of the most famous shopping streets in the world.

the Bronx Zoo 

We saw lots of amazing animals in the Bronx Zoo.

the Hudson River – ріка Гудзон

The Hudson River is very big.

metropolitan – столичний

the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The building of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is so beautiful!

Have practice watching this presentation.