Совершенствуй свой Английский The bird that nests in winter

The bird that nests in winter Words to understand: hinterland - the remote areas of a country away from the coast or the banks of major rivers happy-go-lucky - cheerfully unconcerned about the future be on hand - be present Would you think someone was serious if they asked you about bird nesting during winter in our hinterland , where the snow is deep, the weather is stormy, and the temperature sometimes drops lower than 40 below zero? Yet this is the only time you would be likely to find the nest of the h...

2019-04-13 11:52:00 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский What is International Women’s Day?

What is International Women's Day? International Women's Day takes place every year on 8 March to celebrate the achievements of women all over the world. It started with a protest that took place in New York City in 1908 where women went out onto the streets to demand the right to vote, shorter working hours and better pay. Since then it has taken many forms and today it's a global event that is supported by lots of charities, NGOs, governments and academic institutions. In some countries March 8 is an off...

2019-03-07 18:13:10 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs , the American businessman and technology visionary who is best known as the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc , was born on February 24, 1955. His parents were two University of Wisconsin graduate students, Joanne Carole Schieble and Syrian-born Abdulfattah Jandali. They were both unmarried at the time. Jandali, who was teaching in Wisconsin when Steve was born, said he had no choice but to put the baby up for adoption because his girlfriend's family objected to the...

2019-02-09 18:03:24 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Walt Disney

Walt Disney Walt Disney was born on December 5, 1901. Disney became one of the best-known motion picture producers in the world. He is particularly noted for being a film producer and a popular showman, as well as an innovator in animation and theme park design. Disney is famous for his contributions in the field of entertainment during the 20th century. His first success was through the series, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit which was created by the Disney studio for Charles Mintz of Universal Studios. When Disn...

2019-01-28 20:03:43 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Интересные факты про английский язык.

? Интересные факты ? Английское прощание <goodbye> в древности звучало более развёрнуто: <God be with you, что значит <Да пребудет с тобой Бог. Со временем фраза в устной речи стала короче, а к слогу <god> добавилась лишняя <o> из-за влияния приветствий <good morning> и <good day. ...

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Совершенствуй свой Английский

Языковой Центр Lingvo Studio Языковой центр Lingvo Studio выпускает рассылку, из которой Вы узнаете много новой разговорной лексики, получите интересную информацию на самые разные темы, сможете легко запомнить и усвоить сложные грамматические конструкции. The Internet Gives New Meaning to Common Words The fast pace at which the Internet has entered and transformed our lives has had an impact on the words and language we use. It is 20 years since the website Dictionary.com was created, and it has looked bac...

2018-04-27 16:17:45 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский

Языковой Центр Lingvo Studio Языковой центр Lingvo Studio выпускает рассылку, из которой Вы узнаете много новой разговорной лексики, получите интересную информацию на самые разные темы, сможете легко запомнить и усвоить сложные грамматические конструкции. TECHNOLOGY IN 21ST CENTURY Technology has become integral part of twenty first century. I believe that contribution technology has made to modern life is mainly positive, though it has come along with several downsides. All in all, the quality of human li...

2017-10-16 18:08:27 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Изучение языка. Полезные советы.

О пользе знания английского говорить бессмысленно. Но изучение этого языка - дело не самое простое. Мы подготовили для вас несколько десятков советов, которые помогут успешно справиться с этой задачей. 1. Заведите свой англоязычный блог. Это отличный способ попрактиковать написание текстов на английском языке. Да и словарный запас пополнится. 2. Ведите дневник новостей. Еще один хороший способ для практики составления текстов на английском. Особенно когда вы не знаете, о чем писать. А если вы добавите свой...

2017-07-26 16:04:12 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride

Paul Revere's Midnight Ride While many schoolchildren have learned about Paul Revere from the famous poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, fewer remember the historical details about Revere's midnight ride that Longfellow did not include. Sent by Revolutionary Joseph Warren after British army activity suggested that the troops were beginning to move, Revere rode to alert the Massachusetts Provincial Congress to move military supplies away from town. Little over a week later, the British commanders in the col...

2017-04-10 18:12:30 + Комментировать

Совершенствуй свой Английский Jane Goodall

Языковой Центр Lingvo Studio Языковой центр Lingvo Studio выпускает рассылку, из которой Вы узнаете много новой разговорной лексики, получите интересную информацию на самые разные темы, сможете легко запомнить и усвоить сложные грамматические конструкции. Jane Goodall Much of the information we have today about chimpanzees comes from the groundbreaking, long-term research of the great conservationist, Jane Goodall. Jane Goodall was born in London, England, on April 3, 1934. On her second birthday, her fath...

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