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WELCOME TO LONDON
THE LONDON TOURIST INFORMATION OFFICE
QUESTIONS: Is a group of Russian students for the first time in London? What tours did the director of the office suggest? They would like to see famous London sights, wouldn′t they? Which of the tours would Russian students prefer?
The boat trip along the Thames
The Father of London
TRAFALGAR SQUARE The centre of London
THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT The seat of the British government
BIG BEN The biggest clock bell in Britain.
THE TOWER OF LONDON The oldest museum in London
TOWER BRIDGE One of the famous bridges across the Thames.
THE NATIONAL GALLERY One of the greatest collections of European painting in the world.
The coronation of all British Kings and Queens takes place there. WESTMINSTER ABBEY
The London Eye The largest observation wheel in the world 135 metres (443 ft)
BUCKINGHAM PALACE The London home of the Queen
MADAME TUSSAUD‘S A famous museum of wax figures
Match the words and word combinations and point out these places of interest on the map. 1. Houses of Palace 2. Buckingham Bridge 3. The Tower of Ben 4. Tower Parliament 5. Trafalgar London 6. Big Square ←О ←О О ↑ ←О О→ О→
The Clock Tower is 318 feet high (~97m) the minute hand is 14 feet long (~4m) the hour hand is 9 feet long (~3m)
Decide whether the following sentences are true(+) or false(–). 1. The Houses of Parliament is a very large building which stands near the Thames.( ) 2. The bell weights about 4 tons.( ) 3. The clock has one face.( ) 4. The man in charge of the building was very tall.( )
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ІІ His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duck of Edinburgh
Make up words. g,a,n,e,r,d – m,a,n,i,c,e - c,a,l,a,p,e – k,a,l,e – t,s,r,o,p c,b,u,l – c,e,f,o,f,i - garden cinema palace lake sport club office
Complete the sentences. The Tower of London stands near... a) the Thames b) Buckingham Palace The Tower of London has... one tower b) twenty towers The black ... live in the gardens of the Tower. ravens b) pigeons Now the Tower of London is ... a) a prison b) a museum
CHECK YOURSELF 1. Big Ben is … a palace b) a bell c )a square 2. The Queen lives in … the Houses of the Parliament b) the Tower of London c) Buckingham Palace 3. The country’s leaders speak in… a) the Houses of Parliament b) Big Ben 4. The Tower of London is… a) a museum b)a bridge c)a square c) Buckingham Palace