Card 1 Choosing a career is not always easy. A lot of people are encouraged by their teachers, parents, friends. Some of them are influenced by certain events. Say what job you would like to try in future, what unusual jobs you know.
Card 2 Great Britain has a very interesting system of education. There is state and private education in Great Britain. Speak about the system of secondary education in Britain.
Card 3 Education can be given in various types of schools: state schools, independent schools, comprehensive and others. Speak about Hampton School, one of the prestigious schools in Great Britain.
Card 4 (English VIII, p.103)
Money makes exchange and trade possible. Say what things make money valuable and what use it has for us.
A modern shopping centre often looks like a city under one roof. They are ideal places to spend your money. Advise your friend who knows nothing about English shops where to go to buy food, cloths, presents and souvenirs in London.
Some people believe that inventions occur as the need arises. Why the scientists are called makers of the modern world? Prove that A.G.Bell is a great personality.
Virtual reality is the technology that allows users to interact with computer-simulated images. Say how computers and the Internet are going to affect our lives. Say what advantages a computer gives to a user.
Thousands of people travel every day. As a rule, people travel for pleasure or on business and they want to see countries and continents, modern cities and ancient towns. Speak about Canada, the world’s second largest country after Russia.
Most people enjoy travelling. Some travel for pleasure, and some – on business; some travel light, and some take a lot of luggage on their travels, voyages, journeys or trips. They may choose various means of travelling: by train, by car, by plane, by ship, etc. how do you prefer to travel and why?
It’s common knowledge that newspapers report the news. They also interpret events behind the news. Speak about British newspapers.
Probably the most popular of the mass media nowadays is television. There are many advantages and a lot of disadvantages of having it. Can you name some? What programme on TV would you try not to miss? Why?
The official name of our homeland is the Republic of the Russian Federation. Its capital is the city where a lot can be seen and much can be done. Prove that Russia is the largest country in the world.
You are a part of environment. Say what environment is; whether people nowadays understand how important it is to solve the environmental problems that endanger people’s lives; what the most serious environmental problems are and comment on them.
Jobs can be attractive or not attractive. Speak about the qualities that make them such.
It goes without saying that sport helps people to keep fit, to be healthy and strong. It is also helps to cope with stress and gives a break from work and studying. But we shouldn’t forget about healthy food and good sleep too. Develop this idea.
The UK is constitutional monarchy. The Head of State is the Queen. But she doesn’t rule. The British Parliament consists of two chambers. Say about this interesting country, about its climate and weather, about its traditions and sights.
Hobbies differ like tastes. If you have chosen a hobby according to your character and taste you are lucky because your life becomes more interesting. Develop this idea and tell about your hobby.
Choosing a career is not always easy. A lot of people are encouraged by their teachers, parents, and friends. Some of them are influenced by certain events. Say what job you would like to try in future, what unusual jobs you know.
Books not only teach us, they stir our imagination, expand the boundaries of the familiar world, and fill our life with great expectation of joy and happiness. They give us a unique chance to link up with authors lived hundreds of years ago. Prove that books play a very important role in our life.
English is taught and learnt in almost all the countries of the world. Develop this idea.