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16 12, 2019

William Hogarth English Painter

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Learning the language of any country is impossible without knowing its art. Painting of Great Britain helps you learn British culture and the British. Painting in England in the 17 - 19th centuries is represented by a number of great artists and during that period it was greatly influenced by foreign painters. The 18th century

28 11, 2019

The Devoted Friend by Oscar Wilde

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The Devoted Friend The Devoted Friend is a short fairy tale written by Oscar Wilde. The tale concerns Big Hugh, the miller, and his best friend Hans. The story is told by a linnet to a water-rat following a conversation about what it means to be a devoted friend. Enjoy reading The Devoted Friend by

21 11, 2019

Hobbies and Pastimes

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Speak about hobbies and pastimes Level Upper Elementary A hobby is what you like to do in your free time. An interesting hobby is important to have a good life. Hobbies differ like tastes. Hobbies are divided into four large groups: doing things, making things, collecting things, and learning things. The most popular of all

7 11, 2019

Reasons for Visiting Museums

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Visiting Museums Is Fun Some people often think that museums are boring but many people are sure that museums are very popular because they inspire, entertain, and educate visitors. Museums are open to everyone and exhibit artifacts, art, and antiques from different eras. There are many different types of museums, and they include art, history,

23 05, 2019

Disco Music

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Music Jenre Hi, I'm Aniuta. Would you like to know about the disco music? Disco music is a style of pop music that was most popular from the mid-1970s to the early 1980s. People usually dance to disco music at bars called disco clubs. The word "disco" is also used to refer to the style

10 05, 2019

The Eiffel Tower Man-Made Wonder

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Student's Project Hi! I'm Ruslana. I got inteested in man-made wonders. I'd like to share some interesting facts about the Eiffel Tower Man-made Wonder with you. Located on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France, the Eiffel Tower is one of the most well known structures in the world. The Eiffel Tower was originally built

4 04, 2019

American Press

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Read and speak about American  press Because of the great size of the USA, local newspapers are more important than national ones. Only the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune and the Walt Street Journal are read over a large part of the country. But there are other newspapers that have a wide interest and

31 03, 2019

Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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I’d like to share my impressions of the book I’ve recently read. It’s Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (29 June 1900 – 31 July 1944) was a French writer, poet, aristocrat, journalist, and pioneering aviator. He became a laureate of several of France's highest literary awards and also won the U.S. National Book Award. He

30 03, 2019

“Gone With the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell

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My Favourite Book “Gone With the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell I've recently read a book “Gone With the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell which has made a very deep impression on me. It makes really unforgettable reading. The author of the book, Margaret Mitchell, was born in Atlanta, Georgia, into a family of the president of the

30 03, 2019

British Newspapers

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Read and speak about press in Britain Probably in no other country there are such great differences between the various national daily newspapers - in the type of news they report and the way they report it. On the one hand, there are British newspapers that are called the quality newspapers: The Times, The Independent,