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18 04, 2021

The Taj Mahal

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The Taj Mahal, Man-made Wonder Hi, I'm Veronika. I've read about some man-made wonders: the Great Pyramid of Giza, man-made cave homes in Guadix, Spain, the suspension bridges in South America, the Mandir, a temple built by the Hindu community in London, and Machu Picchu. I'd like to share with you some interesting facts about

13 04, 2021

Vincent van Gogh

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The World of Painting Vincent van Gogh is a prominent artist of the 19th century. He depicted flowers and images of Paris in his early works. Later on he started to paint landscapes and portraits full of bright colours. The piece above is one of many copies of his paintings. It is called "Sunflowers". This

19 02, 2021

Films As Important Art Form

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Film is considered to be an important art form. Read about films as important art form Films are produced by recording actual people and objects with cameras. Producers also use animation techniques and special effects. Film is considered to be an important art form. Films entertain, educate, enlighten and inspire the audience. Any film can

14 10, 2020

Salvador Dali

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Salvador Dali, a Spanish Surrealist Artist Hi, My name is Ruslana and I'd like to share with you some facts from Salvador Dali's biography. Dali is the most famous of the Surrealist artists. His ability to shock and entertain made his paintings popular to many people. Many of today's artists have been inspired by Dali's work.

30 07, 2020

Newspapers Vocabulary

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Let's Talk About Newspapers Here you can find a collection of useful newspapers vocabulary. These words can be used for talking or writing about newspapers. Types of newspapers tabloid (таблоїд, бульварна газета) – gossip newspaper broadsheets – newspapers printed on large sheets which are usually considered more serious daily / weekly / monthly newspapers – papers

21 05, 2018

Types of Arts I Like

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Will you please speak about the role of art in your life. What types of arts do you prefer? The arts, also called fine arts, modes of expression that use skill or imagination in the creation of aesthetic objects,environments, or experiences that can be shared with others. Traditional categories within the arts include literature (poetry, drama, story,

31 01, 2018

Argumentative essay Television

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Let's write an argumentative essay Write an argumentative essay for or against the following statement: Television plays a very important part in our life. Television plays a very important part in our life. But is it really so important? There are some arguments both for and against. One positive aspect of television is the fact that

26 01, 2018

Robert Burns

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Robert Burns is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland. Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759. The day also celebrates Burns' contribution to Scottish culture. Robert Burns (1759

26 04, 2017

X factor, a popular talent show

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Can you tell about any show on Ukrainian TV? X factor is a talent show for singers. It started in Ukraine in 2010. It is the music competition to look for fine new singing talent. It is broadcast on STB channel once a week on Saturday. The hostess of the show is Oxana Marchenko. The

24 04, 2017

William Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare is the most widely read of all authors and the popularity of the works of Shakespeare, in English speaking countries, is second only to the Bible. Read and speak about William Shakespeare William Shakespeare is one of the world’s greatest writers. He was born on April 23rd, 1564 in Stratford-on-Avon, a small English