5 12, 2023

E-books and Printed Books

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Advantages and Disadvantages of E-books and Printed Books There are some advantages and disadvantages of both e-books and printed books. Pros and Cons of E-books Advantages of E-books The first advantage of E-books is their portability. They are digital and can be stored on devices like tablets and e-readers, making them easy to carry around.

29 04, 2023

Hryhorii Skovoroda

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Hryhorii Skovoroda, a Symbol of Ukrainian Philosophy Hi there! I'm Dasha and I come from Ukraine. Ukraine is a motherland to many talented people. There are outstanding Ukrainians who have achieved success and are appreciated in the whole world. The phrase "the world tried to catch me but failed” which has become popular worldwide, belongs

23 04, 2023

Olena Pchilka

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Olena Pchilka (1849-1930) Hi there! I'm Liza and today I'd like to share with you some information about Olena Pchilka, an outstanding Ukrainian woman, a publisher, writer, ethnographer, interpreter, and civil activist. Olha Drahomanova-Kosach, known by her literary name of Olena Pchilka, was born into a privileged family of landowners in Eastern Ukraine — a family

6 04, 2022

Aesop’s Fables

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Morals of Aesop's Fables What do you know about Aesop? Have you read any of Aesop's fables? Aesop is quite possibly the most famous fable writer of all time. We don't know everything about him, but people believe he was a slave in Greece and wrote much of his work around 550 B.C. Many of

25 04, 2021

Chicken Licken

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Reading Time Year 5 Level A1+ In this classic fairy tale, an acorn falls on Chicken Licken's head and she decides she must tell the king that the sky is falling down! On the way she meets many other feathered friends, and one cunning fox... Read the fairy tale and do the tasks. Word List

27 10, 2020

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

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Book Review Tell about the last book you've read, will you? Hi, I'm Dasha. I’m not keen on reading and I prefer watching films to reading. But the last book I’ve read has made a deep impression on me. It is called “To All the Boys I've Loved Before”. The book is written by Jenny

8 06, 2020

Reading Preferences

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Writing Informal Letter: Write a letter to your friend about your reading preferences Dear Sam, It is sad to hear about your parents’ influence on your reading preferences. If they like classical authors, it does not mean that you must be fond of reading them too. Try to talk and persuade them. They must understand

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,

6 05, 2019

Reading Test 3 Year 8

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Do Reading Test 3 Year 8 to develop your reading skills. Task 1. Read the text. Philip Pullman was born in England in 1946, and travelled all over the world during his childhood, settling in North Wales at the age of 11. He studied at Oxford University, graduating in 1968 and becoming a teacher. He then

16 04, 2019

Reading Test 2 Year 8

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Do Reading Test 2 Year 8 to develop your reading skills. Task 1. Read the text Sometimes regarded as the German J. K. Rowling, Cornelia Funke finished the University of Hamburg and after graduation studied book illustration at a design college. She began a career as a book illustrator and game designer, but lost interest

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