Country Studies

23 05, 2021

The United Kingdom Political System Briefly

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Learn about the political system of the UK in brief The UK state structure is very complicated but let's try to speak about the United Kingdom political system briefly. The United Kingdom is a parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarchy. This means that while a monarch is the head of state, he/she is not the

13 04, 2021

Eugene Paton

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Eugene Paton, a scientist whom we take pride in One can name many outstanding scientists in Ukraine, but I'd like to tell about the man, whose name is known all over the world. This is Eugene Paton, an outstanding scientist in the field of bridge construction and welding, the founder of the Institute of Electric

6 02, 2021

I Love Ukraine

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Why do I love Ukraine? I asked my students to write a short essay Why Do I Love Ukraine? Here is the result of their creative work. Diana Each of us has his or her own reasons to love our motherland. I have been living in Ukraine since my birth, in a small but very

26 01, 2021

Vodianyky Ski Resort in Cherkasy Region

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Hi, I 'm Liza. Have you heard about Vodianyky ski resort in Cherkasy region? If you don't know about this fantastic place, I'll tell you with pleasure. One of my favourite winter activities is skiing. My dad and I are into skiing. Ukrainians, who are crazy about skiing and snowboarding, usually go to the Carpathian

25 12, 2020

Informal Letter A Place in My Country I liked

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Writing an Informal Letter Exam in Mind  Level B1/B2 Let's write an informal letter A Place in My Country I liked Imagine you visited a aplces in your country which you really liked. Write a letter to your friend using a plan below: write some words about where the palce is situated and why you

7 12, 2020

Kateryna Bilokur

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Kateryna Bilokur, Ukrainian Folk Artist Read and speak Kateryna Bilokur is a self-taught master who worked in primitive art (Naïve Art or Primitivism style) and decorative folk painting and loved to paint flowers. Kateryna Bilokur painted flowers and fruits in gardens, orchards and fields; still lifes; and several portraits and self-portraits. Her paintings display originality, vivid coloring, and great

19 10, 2020

British Scout Association

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Do you know about the British Scout Association? The British Scout Association was formed in 1908 after the appearance of a book "Scouting for Boys" written by Lieutenant-General Baden-Powell. Though the movement had started in Great Britain for British boys, it very quickly spread to other countries. Baden Powell's idea of training boys was that

23 07, 2020

Football in Britain

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Football is Popular in the UK To read the text about football in Britain check whether you know these words: association - асоціація The Football Association (FA for short) was started in 1863. cup - кубок The greatest football competition in Britain is the FA Cup. a set of - набір Its first job was to get a

20 07, 2020

Great Britain Newspapers

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British Newspapers Read to know about Great Britain Newspapers Although American people spend a great deal of time watching TV, books and newspapers are still popular in this country. But the British people are greater newspapers readers. There are few homes to which newspaper is not delivered every morning. Many homes have two, or even

12 07, 2020

Bristol UK

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Discover Bristol in the United Kingdom What do you know about the city of Bristol UK? Bristol is a city in the United Kingdom  situated on the River Frome and River Avon. It is home to nearly 500,000 people. Bristol is located just 120 miles west of London and is the largest city in the south west