As we all know, vegetarianism is becoming extremely popular for different reasons. Some people care about the environment and do not want to eat animals, others just go with the stream and try to keep up to date. Not surprisingly, many celebrities have become vegetarians to show a good example to thousands of other people. (далее…)
Australia is a distant land which has always been a dream of many people. This country is both wild and developed. It might be the secret of Australia’s popularity. We all know that there are the most dangerous animals and insects, the loveliest koalas and unpredictable kangaroos there. But today we want to turn to some interesting facts about the country.
We all know that modern ecology remains wanting that’s why we need to find alternative energy sources so that to reduce the harm that we do to our planet and economize current energy.
One of the most popular alternative energy sources is wind energy. It has many benefits similar to those of fuel, however, it is renewable and no waste is produced. There are millions of wind energy installations all over the world already, nevertheless, nations still invest in this sphere to develop its technology. (далее…)
The “Argumenti i Fakti” is a weekly socio-political newspaper. In 1978 the All-Union society named “Znanie” began to publish it as a study guide for lecturers and agitators. They published statistical evidence, interesting facts and information from the foreign press which was impossible to find in the official press.
In 1980 the “Argumenti i Fakti” became a weekly newspaper. However, there were no copies in retail and a subscription to the newspaper was limited. The “Argumenti i Fakti” remained a semi-closed newspaper which helped political information officers. (далее…)
Students all over the world dream of study, work or just life experience in another country. This experience is priceless and can be the first step on the way to a perfect carrier or a better life. Nowadays, there are many exchange programs which allow young people to spend a term or more in another country.
There is a high-school exchange in Campus Education Australia in Sydney. It is possible to apply for this program at any time of the year and stay in Australia from 9 weeks to 12 months! Applicants are free to choose a host family and even a school! Young people may study the language and have some fun in free time. (далее…)
Приветствую всех на своем полезном ресурсе! Здесь вы сможете найти все или практически все, связанное с изучением и обучением английскому языку. Набирайте в строке поиска ключевые слова по интересующей вас теме и пользуйтесь теоретическими и практическими материалами с удовольствием!
А сегодня поговорим об опасных профессиях на английском языке. Я предлагаю вам ознакомиться с топиком по этой теме.
Может быть, вы дополните список своими вариантами?
Many holidays we have now come from the ancient Roman celebrations. Everything began with respect to gods and goddesses, nature and other things which human life depended on. There were many pagan holidays some of which we are going to learn about.
There was a holiday which influenced Christmas and it was called Yule. Back then people believed that the Sun was a kind of a wheel which encouraged the change of seasons. The holiday was celebrated in the middle of winter when people could see the north-lights. People lit special logs, drank ale and told different tales. The lights were to win the devil and daemons. (далее…)
All of us love holidays and most of us are used to celebrating Christmas, Thanksgiving Day, Easter, New Year and other traditional holidays. However, there are many celebrations which we have never heard of and which are unusual for us.
For example, in Thailand, there is Lopburi Monkey Buffet. This holiday is celebrated on the last weekend of November and yes, there are monkeys there! Every year residents of Lopburi bring food to this festival to treat primates with various delicious snacks. This is not just an unusual party, but the way villagers deal with monkeys who have always been greedy for food and have stolen some treats from people. (далее…)
A famous proverb states that “all roads lead to Rome”, in fact, once you get there, you do not want to leave it anymore. This amazing ancient city charms you once and forever. Here are some interesting facts about it in addition to the basic ones you already know.
There are 280 fountains and 900 churches in Rome nowadays. Impressive, isn’t it? Obviously, you will not be able to see them all in one trip. So, if you still do not have a good reason to travel to Rome every time you have a vacation, here it is.
Romans let cats live wherever they want. It is true because once you enter the Colosseum, you will see many wild cats there! The majority of Italians are dog lovers and have at least one but more often two of them at home. And you will not see homeless dogs, but cats – every time! (далее…)
What do you know about Paris? You have definitely heard about the Eiffel Tower, Louvre and the Disney Land. Probably you have heard something about the romantic atmosphere of the city, exquisite cuisine, croissant, and baguette. However, Paris is much more than that and there are things which no one has told you. But we will. (далее…)