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Good afternoon, everybody! Today we are going to have quiz .

And now you will have a good opportunity to show your knowledge of the matter by taking part in our competition. I wish you success. Be attentive.

1. The Britain Quiz has 20 questions. There are three answers to each question but only one of them is correct.. Good luck to you!

1. What is the official name of the country whose language you study?

a) Great Britain b) England c) the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

2. How many countries does the United Kingdom consist of?

a) four b) three c) two

3. What is the capital of the UK?

a) Cardiff b) Dublin c) London

4. What is the symbol of the United Kingdom?

a) a bald eagle b) Britannia c) a rose

5. What is the fastest way to cross the English Channel?

a) through the Channel Tunnel b) by boat c) by ferry

6. What is the most important airport in Great Britain?

a) Heathrow Airport b) Gatwick Airport c) Stansted Airport

7. English children start going to school at the age of:

a) 7 b) 6 c) 5

8. There are 2 days a week when British pupils don’t go to school. They are:

a) Sunday and Monday b) Friday and Saturday c) Saturday and Sunday

9. Who helps schoolchildren to cross the street near the school?

a) a policeman b) a lollipop man c) a fireman

10. What is the school-leaving age in the United Kingdom?

a) 16 b) 13 c) 18

11. What is the highest mark in British schools?

a) A b) C c) G

12. What is the London residence of Queen Elizabeth II?

a) the Tower of London b) Windsor Castle c) Buckingham Palace

13. Where is Nelson’s Column situated?

a) in Parliament Square b) in Trafalgar Square c) in Piccadilly Circus

14. Earth Day is celebrated:

a) in winter b) in summer c) in spring

15. RSPCA is a charity that:

a) helps animals b) organizes meetings and parties in schools c) sells books and pictures

16. The environment organization is:

a) Oxfam b) Save the children c) Greenpeace

17. Which of these cities is not in Britain?

a) New York b) London c) Oxford

18. Lewis Carol was:

a) a teacher b) an actor c) a writer

19. The Beatles came from:

a) Liverpool b) Manchester c) Birmingham

20. Which holiday is on the 25th of December?

a) Christmas Day b) Halloween c) EasterMax: 20 points

2. Give Russian equivalents to this well-known provebs.

No living man all things can

Wait and see

Money has no smell

The early bird catches the worm

No fence against a flail

A sound mind is a sound body

Take the bull by the horns

Strike while the iron is hot

Сuriosity killed the cat

At the ends of the earth

Practice makes perfect

Max: 11 points

Here you can see starts of famous compositions. Your task is to name it and the performer.

No news is good news

Отсутствие новостей — хорошая новость

Psychic spies from China

Try to steal your mind’s elation

Little girls from Sweden

Dream of silver screen quotations

And if you want these kind of dreams

It’s Californication

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LOAD UP ON GUNS AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS

IT’S FUN TO LOSE AND TOO PRETEND

SHE’S OVER BORED AND SELF ASSURED

OH NO, I KNOW A DIRTY WORD

HELLO, HELLO, HELLO, HOW LOW?

WITH THE LIGHTS OUT, IT,S LESS DANGEROUS

HERE WE ARE NOW, ENTERTAIN US

I FEEL STUPID AND CONTAGIOUS

HERE WE ARE NOW, ENTERTAIN US

A MULATTO

AN ALBINO

A MOSQUITO

MY LIBIDO

YAY, A DENIAL

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Time, it needs time

To win back your love again

I will be there, I will be there

Love, only love

Can bring back your love someday

I will be there, I will be there

*****

Why, why can’t this moment last forevermore?

Tonight, tonight eternity’s an open door

No, don’t ever stop doing the things you do

Don’t go, in every breath I take I’m breathing you

*******

Easy come easy go

That’s just how you live oh

Take take take it all

But you never give.

Should of known you were trouble

From the first kiss had your eyes wide open,

Why were they open?

Gave you all I had

And you tossed it in the trash,

You tossed it in the trash, you did.Max: 5 points

4.Watch the video and translate the next phrases:

(here the time is pointed, watch video and put down the phrases from English into Russian)

0.15-0.17

0.26 poster

0.56 poster

1.00

1.34

1.54

2.06-2.18 Max: 7 points

Total : 43 points

GOOD LUCK MY DEARS!!!!!

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