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Sterk Engels Leerjaar 4 VMBO-GTL Workbook


ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - VOCABULARY UNITED KINGDOM Do you need a visa to enter Great Britain? To enter France, you need an ordinary ID or passport. In Britain you need a power plug which is different from ours. You can put the plug in a power socket over there. Most cars run on petrol, though electric cars are getting more common. If you need petrol in the USA, you have to ask for gas. Is London in a different time zone than Amsterdam? In some countries they prefer military time over standard time. There is a lot of tourism in London. A lot of ordinary things in Britain seem odd to foreigners. There are many sightings of the Loch Ness’ monster, but no recordings. Do you think the monster is a legend or is it real? Great Britain is my favourite country in Europe. London is the capital of the UK. The currency in the UK is the pound sterling. In London many people speak a different language, though most speak English as well. The British have very interesting habits like drinking tea. The UK has a temperate maritime climate. Warm summers and cool winters. The best way to get around in London is by using the tube or underground. If the queen is present, a Union Jack flies over Buckingham Palace. The UK is a monarchy like the Netherlands. They both have a king or queen. Do you have a valid passport or ID? Britain is an island. You can take a ferry from Dunkirk or Calais to Dover. The British love tea. een visum gewone een stekker een stop contact benzine (Brits) benzine (Amerikaans) tijdzone 24-uurs klok toerisme vreemd waarnemingen een mythe land hoofdstad valuta (geld) taal gewoontes klimaat de ondergrondse in Londen de Britse vlag een land met een koning / koningin paspoort eiland een veerboot de Britten Practise the list on Quizlet. 139 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - GTL

AUSTRALIA Ayers Rock is a very popular sight in Australia. Tell me some interesting facts about your home town. Every person is unique, did you know that? Susan is one of a kind, she is so funny. Australia is famous for many things, kangaroos for one. Australia has a vast desert, called Simpson desert. When it is windy, the surface of the water ripples. I love all seasons, though spring is my favourite. I don’t think this movie is suitable for young children. Keith is into outdoor activities, like cycling and mountain climbing. Many people go backpacking in Australia. Great barrier reef is a renown coral reef near Australia. Australia has about 25 million inhabitants. During observations, sharks have shown great intelligence. Sharks are most certainly very clever animals. In the desert you keep warm at night by lighting campfires. You have to decide where you want to go. Climbing a mountain takes great effort but think of the view. According to the brochure, the flight takes almost 24 hours. If you go to Australia don’t forget to visit Sydney. The Aboriginals make amazing things, like the didgeridoo. You do not have to pay; it is free of charge. Hey, what a coincidence. I did not know you were here too. Sometimes the best sights can be found off the main route. You sound very convincing. I’ll go to Australia too next year. populaire toeristische plek interessante feiten iets waar er maar 1 van is (uniek) uniek (iets waar er maar 1 van is) beroemd woestijn oppervlakte seizoenen geschikt buitenactiviteiten met een rugzak rondtrekken koraalrif inwoners waarnemingen zeker kampvuren beslissen inspanning/moeite folder bezoeken verbazingwekkend gratis toeval buiten de route overtuigend Practise the list on Quizlet. 140 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - GTL