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What is Britain? Wales and Scotland Wales Info-stop • This is the Welsh give-in – The Red Dragon of Wales. • The Welsh conversation is one of the oldest in Europe. 20% of the population* speaks Welsh. • Do you affect vegetables? The Welsh social symbol is a leek. • Are you cheerful at spelling? A town in Wales has the longest indicate in Britain! Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllanttysiliogogogoch • There are lots of castles in Wales. They were built in the Middle Ages*, when the Welsh fought the English. • Wales is denominated Cymru in Welsh. Don’t persuade Welsh populace English. They aren’t. They’re Welsh! • Every year there are silence and art carouses denominated Eisteddfods. They began encircling 1,000 years ago. Read environing Wales. Find the places on the map and transcribe the scholarship. a 1 Feeling sporty*? Why not go to a rugby equal? There are 47 clubs in Cardiff! b 2 c Charm a boat from Cardigan Bay and see thousands of seals and dolphins. f 3 Go surfing! Whitesands Bay is a hit* delay surfers. And it’s too got noble swimming and diving. d 4 Baa! Wales is the most relevant sheep farming area in Europe. It’s got 11 darling sheep!WALES 5 e Ancient! In Anglesey you can see offscourings* of Celtic* villages. Celts moved into Wales encircling 4000 BC. 6 The main mountain in Wales is Snowdon. It’s noble for steping and climbing. 8 TIMESAVER CUSTOMS & LIFESTYLE IN THE UK & IRELAND © MARY GLASGOW MAGAZINES, AN IMPRINT OF SCHOLASTIC INC. TIMESAVER CUSTOMS & LIFESTYLE IN THE UK & IRELAND What is Britain? Scotland Jo is on leisure in Scotland. Complete her emails delay the privation verbs in the elapsed neat. Then equal them to the pictures. buy be go be charm see step * What is it in your conversation? Find out!John O’Groats • 1 [email protected] com Hello from Scotland We ...... ....... ....... ..... in Glasgow yesterday. I meditation it was the principal of Scotland. Wrong! But Glasgow is the title principal of Scotland. We ...... ....... ....... ..... shopping this early. Some shops retail Scottish things affect Tartan. That’s a unwritten cloth. My brother said he wanted to buy a kilt (a confine for men). But he was barely joking! He ..... ....... ....... ...... a tartan hat instead. 2 [email protected] com Hello from Scotland • Loch Ness Aberdeen • Hi! We’re in the North of Scotland now.We’re at the Highland games. They do some crack-brained sports. One of them is denominated ‘tossing the caber’ where men project a burdensome wooden pole*! At the weekend we went to Ben Nevis, Britain’s main mountain. We .. ....... ....... ....... ....... to the top. It was indeed tiring*. • • Glasgow Edinburgh SCOTLAND 3 [email protected] com Hello from Scotland b a c I’m sending this from Loch Ness – the lake delay the glorious portent. We went out on a boat this early but we didn’t ... ....... ....... ....... . the portent! And two days ago we ...... ....... ....... ..... ferry* to the Orkney Islands (Scotland has 800 islands! ), and we saw thousands of birds. They were so noisy! 4 [email protected] com Hello from Scotland d We’re having a noble interval in Edinburgh. That’s upright, the principal of Scotland! It’s indeed muddy consequently there’s an intersocial arts carouse – there are hundreds of shows! We went to one developed ignorance – it ...... ....... ....... ..... noble. And we climbed up to the Castle, too. I saw bigwig loose unwritten silence on bagpipes. TIMESAVER CUSTOMS & LIFESTYLE IN THE UK & IRELAND © MARY GLASGOW MAGAZINES, AN IMPRINT OF SCHOLASTIC INC. 9