1 08, 2018

Music in My Life

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Read these samples and speak about music in your life. Music in My Life                                                         Music occupies an important place in our life. We can’t live without it. People

8 10, 2017

The Geographical Position of Great Britain

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I'm Maxim and I'd like to tell you about the georaphical position of Great Britain. The official name of the country is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. It is made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The capital of England is London. The capital of Scotland is Edinburgh. The

22 04, 2017

We are the children of Nature

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We live in a magic world. The world is full of wonderful things. It is our nature. Nature gives us life. We are the children of nature. Nature is our best and kindest friend. Nature teaches us to be kind and clever, attentive and creative. It teaches us to understand the world around us. We

21 04, 2017

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Form 5  Discover the UK. Read and speak about the United Kingdom. The full name of the country is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The United Kingdom is situated on the British Isles to the north-west of Europe. There are four countries in the United Kingdom: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern

19 04, 2017

Advantages and disadvantages of different ways of travelling

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  I like travelling. I can travel by different means of transport. There are advantages and disadvantages of each way of travelling. Travelling by plane is the fastest way of traveling. It is comfortable but the tickets are too expensive. Travelling by train is fast and the carriages are comfortable. You can see a lot

8 03, 2017

Taras Shevchenko and the English Culture

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Read the text and answer the questions. The great Ukrainian writer Taras Shevchenko was aware of the achievements of the English culture quite well. His favorite playwright was William Shakespeare. Taras Shevchenko created two drawings for Shakespeare’s tragedy “King Lear’. The poet also showed his interest in the writings of English novelists, such as Daniel

8 03, 2017

Ukrainian poet, artist and thinker

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Read the text and do the exercises. Taras Shevchenko (1814-61) is an outstanding Ukrainian poet, artist and thinker. His first collection of verse, Kobzar (1840), marked a new stage in the development of Ukrainian literature. His poems Kateryna, Haidamaky, drama Nazar Stodolya (1841 –43), collection of verse Three Summers (1843-45), also The Women Servant, Heretic

8 03, 2017

Taras Shevchenko

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  Read the text and find out three periods in Shevchenko’s life. Give the title to each period. Taras Shevchenko, the son of serfs, was born on the estate of Baron Vasyl’ Engelhardt on 9 March, 1814. The place of his birth was the village of Moryntsi, some 200 kilometres to the south of Kyiv, an

6 03, 2017

Easter in English-Speaking Countries

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Let's speak about traditions of celebrating Easter in English-speaking countries Easter is a time of rejoicing. It comes in spring, a joyful time for everyone. The date of Easter is not the same from year to year. But it always comes on the first Sunday after the first spring full Moon. For Christians Easter is

20 12, 2016

Christmas in the USA

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Read the text about Christmas celebrations in the USA Christmas is a religious holiday.  It is the day on which Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.  It is a happy day. Families come together to share their happiness, attend church, and exchange gifts. In the days before Christmas, parties are held in schools, offices