Warm-up. Decide if the statements are True or False.1. Great Britain is divided into countries.2. The kilt is Scotland’s national costume.3. Loch is the Welsh word for lake.4. Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales.5. Cardiff is the capital of Scotland.6. Big Pit is an industrial and history museum in Wales.7. The dragon is the symbol of Northern Ireland.8. Rugby is a popular sport in Wales.9. Moors are areas of wild, open countryside.10. Oxford is situated on the River Thames.11. Saint George is the patron of Wales.12. There are three crosses on the British flag.13. The north of Scotland is famous for its developed industry.14. The capital of Northern Ireland is Dublin.15. The tartan is a checked cloth.
Complete the sentences about the UK with the words from the box. 1) The capital of Scotland is ___________________ .2) The first capital of England was ___________________.3) The oldest building in London is the ___________________.4) The Great Fire of London was in ___________________ .5) The London Eye is a giant Ferris ___________________. 6) ___________________ and Gatwick are the two airports of London.7) Most London taxis are___________________ .8) The longest in the United Kingdom is the Severn ___________________. Edinburgh. Heathrowwheel Winchesterblack Towerriver 1666
Choose one of the fact ﬁles below but don’t tell anyone which one. Others will try to guess the name of the city asking questions. Example: What’s the population of the city? What’s the name of the river? What famous buildings can you see there? What can you do there? What festivals are there? Etc.