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We’ll speak about foreign countries, different continents where these countries are situated, about people of different nations and nationalities who live in these countries.
the Portuguese the Chinese the English the Russians the Italians the French the Spanish the Germans the Irish the Polish the Hindis the Japanese
How long have you been studying English? What English – speaking countries do you know? Is Russian an international language? How many languages can you speak? Can you describe yourself in 5 words? Is it easy to study English? Why do you study English? What is the easiest way to study foreign language?
Country Continent Capital Population Official languages What is this country famous for?
The UK The UK is an island state in Europe. The capital of the UK is London. London is the world’s seventh biggest city. The UK consists of four parts: Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The official language is English. English is made up Anglo-Saxon, French and Latin. It is includes a lot of words from Greek and other languages, even Russian. London is really three cities: the City of London, the City of Westminster, the City of Southward. London has got 8 million people. London stands on the river Thames. There are 27 bridges over the Thames. Tower Bridge is the most famous bridge. It is just a few minutes away from the Tower of London. London is rich in sights.
The USA The USA is one of the most powerful countries in the world. It is in North America. There are 50 states. The capital is Washington (D.C.). It was founded in 1790. The symbol of the USA is the statue of Freedom. This statue is in New York. English is the official language. The second important Language is Spanish. The USA has the third largest population in the world. The country’s motto is “In God we Trust”.
Australia Australia is the biggest island and smallest continent in the world. Australia is the only country in the world which occupies a whole continent and some islands around it. It lies between the Indian and the Pacific Oceans. It is a large country, but its population is only 18.3 million people. The capital of Australia is Canberra, but Sydney is more famous for people. Sydney is a tourist center. The symbol of Sydney is the Opera House. The koala and the kangaroo are the best loved and known Australian animals. There are 50 species of kangaroo. English is the official language in Australia.
Canada Canada is the second largest country in the world. The origin of name “Canada” is from the Huron “Kanata” meaning a village or settlement. It is situated in Northern North America. Canada is washed by three oceans: the Atlantic Ocean on the east, the Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the North. Canada consists of three territories and eight provinces. The capital of Canada is Ottawa. There are two official languages in this country – English and French. The red and white Canadian flag shows a leaf of the maple tree, which grows in North America. The maple leaf is the official emblem of Canada. Canada is famous for its lakes and The Niagara Falls.
New Zealand New Zealand is a small country in the Pacific Ocean. It is consist of two main islands and some smaller islands. It looks like Italy upside down. When it is summer in New Zealand, it is winter in Europe. But the school year starts in autumn – in February. The capital of New Zealand is Wellington. The population of New Zealand is mixed. Some people came from Britain. Some Maori people lived here before the British came. The official languages are English and Maori. English is called Kiwi English
India Where is India situated? How many official languages are there? Is English or Hindi the main language in India? What cities of India have you remembered? What is India famous for? Are the Indians sweet tooth?
People = persons (men, women, children) Peoples = nations; a group of people that speak the same language and have the same history and traditions.