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26 02, 2020

Music World

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Music World Vocabulary Let's learn Music World Vocabulary to speak about different music genres, musical instruments and musicians, about your music preferences and tastes. Music world is the world of our emotions and feelings. It is a universal language which can be understood without any translation. Musical Instruments violin - скрипка piano - піаніно harp

18 02, 2020

Gone with the Wind

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What is the last book you have read? "Gone with the Wind" by Margaret Mitchell I've recently read a book which has made a very deep impression on me. It is called "Gone with the Wind" and it makes really unforgettable reading. The author of the book is Margaret Mitchell. She was born in Atlanta,

14 02, 2020

Ukulele

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Do you know what an ukulele is? Hi, I'm Diana. Last month I started to attend extra music classes and took up playing this musical instrument. Some people can think that it is easy to play the ukulele but to a person who never played any musical instrument it is very difficult. Would you like

10 02, 2020

Eric Clapton

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Eric Clapton, original name Eric Patrick Clapp, (born March 30, 1945, Ripley, Surrey, England) is a British rock and blues musician. He was a highly influential guitarist in the late 1960s and early ’70s and later became a major singer-songwriter. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. Eric

7 02, 2020

Lewis Carroll

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Read about Lewis Carroll Brief Biography Lewis Carroll was the pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, the author best known for Alice in Wonderland, Through the Looking Glass and other classic children's books. He was born on January 27th, 1832 in Daresbury, Cheshire, England, to Charles Dodgson, a clergyman, and Frances Jane Lutwidge. Lewis was the oldest boy

23 01, 2020

Ilia Repin

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Ilia Repin was the greatest Russian artist of the Ukrainian origin of the 19th century, when his position in the world of art was comparable to that of Leo Tolstoy in literature. Ilya Efimovich Repin was noted for the sympathetic realism of his genre painting. His portrait art featured country folk, both Ukrainian and Russian,

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,