- Sports in Britain
... November weather. However the extensive spectator viewing spots in the heart of the countryside make it one of the most exciting and enjoyable sports to watch. As in F1, Britain has produced top rally drivers, with the 1995 World Champion Colin McRae and Richard Burns among the world’s best. ...
- Sport in different countries of the world
... . There are two forms of rugby football: the amateur game and the professional game. The two games have different rules. Golf is the Scottish national game. It originated in the 15-th century and the most famous golf course in the world, known as the Royal and Ancient Club, is at St. Andrew's. ...
- Обычаи и традиции англо-говорящих стран
... , накладывая им на тарелки щедрые порции. Понятно, что и без его помощи обошлись бы, но это тоже его роль – показывать стране пример благотворительности. Еще одна традиция - торжественная церемония помилования индейки. Более пятидесяти лет назад ее установил Гарри Трумэн. В соответствии с этой ...
- Сборник экзаменационных билетов по английскому языку
... ? Why did Schwartz tell Poirot that the laugh was with him?
билет по предмету
Билет № 4
"Robin Hood Meets Little John" Where and how did Robin Hood ...
- Английский, практика речи. Вопросы и билеты
... the proverb or saying: что в лоб, что по лбу Зав. кафедрой -------------------------------------------------- Экзаменационный билет по предмету ПКОЯз. АНГЛ. ЯЗ. ПРАКТИКА РЕЧИ Билет № 25 231) Translate from English into Russian: I patted myself all over my front ...
- Customs and Traditions
... has a different "tartan". That's the name for the pattern on the kilt. So at the Highland Games there are traditional sports and traditional clothes. And there's traditional music, too, from Scotland's national instrument -the bagpipes. The bagpipes are very loud. They say Scots soldiers ...
- Examination Topics
... after finishing school it is necessary for me to enter a university or a college and to study computer science. I’ll have to take three entrance examinations: in Maths, Physics and Literary composition. If I am lucky, I’ll have the chance to study interesting sciences, and to listen to the lectures ...
- Темы по английскому языку для школы
n his poems
Burns sang the beauty and the glory of his native land.
Burns was born in Alloway,
near Ayr, on 25 of January 1759. His father, a small farmer, was a
hard-working man. When Robert was 6, he was sent to a school at
Alloway Miln. Robert and his brother Gilbert were given a good
- Traditions and holidays of Great Britain
... in a boat, from London Bridge to Henley. He looks at all the young swans and marks the royal ones. The name of this strange nut interesting custom is Swan Upping. There are only six public holidays a year in Great Britain, that is days on which people need not go in to work. They are: Christmas Day ...
- Holidays and traditions in english-speaking countries
... near to Hampstead Heath station. From that station to the ground runs а broad road which is blocked with а solid, almost Holidays and traditions in English – speaking countries. immovable mass of humanity on those days when the fair is open. The walk is not more than а quarter of а mile, but ...
- United Kingdom of Great Britain
... 2001, the Restaurant Association of Great Britain reported that some restaurants had suffered a 20% fall in business since 11th September. Restaurants located in London have been most adversely affected by the fall in overseas visitor numbers (especially from the United States and Japan). Real ...
- English topics
... 3 or 4
hours of homework every night. The Japanese teenagers go back to
school because that is when they have club activities – sports
clubs, art clubs, English clubs and others. And children like their
schools ‘cause they have no time to be bored. I
think Russian schools could learn something ...