Een lessencyclus door Bas Trimbos gebaseerd op de CD-ROM van de Britse ambassade. De CD-ROM Britain in Brief (updated for 1998) is gratis verkrijgbaar bij de Britse Ambassade in Den Haag bestel via e-mail.

Britain in Brief start
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Instructie leerlingen lesbrief 1
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Lesbrief 1 - EnglandZZ
Lesbrief 1 - Wales
Lesbrief 1 - Scotland
Lesbrief 1 - Northern-Ireland
Lesbrief 2 - Education
Lesbrief 2 - Rest

Vragen bij lesbrief 1 - England

1. Which is the oldest university in England?
A Oxford
B Cambridge
C Durham
D Edinburgh

2. What is the name of the well-known ancient Stone Age site on Salisbury Plain?
A Silbury Hill
B Carnac
C Stonehenge
D Grimes Graves

3. With which English county are red roses particularly associated?
A Yorkshire
B Essex
C Surrey
D Lancashire

4. What colour are many of the buses operating in London?
A Blue
B Green
C Yellow
D Red

5. Who set up the first modern police force in London in 1829?
A The Duke of Wellington
B Sir Robert Peel
C Sir John Falstaff
D The Duke of Plaza Toro

6. What is the national flower of England?
A The violet
B The rhododendron
C The rose
D The orchid

7. Name a traditional English summer meal.
A Gooseberries (kruisbessen)
B Strawberries and cream
C Rhubarb tarts (rabarbertaart)
D Extra strong lager and crisps

8. Which of the following is not a well-known make of car produced in Britain?
A Jaguar
B Mini
C Volvo
D Rolls-Royce

9. Name one of the traditional centres of social life in England.
A Public Houses
B Supermarkets
C Windswept moors (winderige heide)
D Public squares

10 Listen to the sound fragment. England is mostly green.
A True
B False


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