THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND Presentation was made by KirichenkoTatiyana, KulakovaSnezhana, NetesaAgata, PuzyorovaAnastasiya.
Area: 242.5 thousand square kilometers Location: Europe Occupies the British Isles Population: 61.8 million Nationality: British
FLAG The flag of the UK is called the Union Flag or The Union Jack. The Union Jack is a combination of the crosses of three patron saints of the country: -the red cross of Saint George for England on a white background; -the white diagonal cross of saint Andrew for Scotland on a blue background; -the red diagonal cross of Saint Patrick for Ireland on a white background.
The State Emblem The emblem of the UK has the shield which is supported by two mythic animals: the English Lion and the Scottish Unicorn. The emblem is headed by a crowned lion, the symbol of power and might. At the bottom ofthe emblem, there are floral symbols of the four parts of the country.
National Anthem God save our gracious Queen, Long live our noble God save the Queen: Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us: God save the Queen
Sights of London London's eyes Big-Ben
Sights of London Tower Bridge Trafalgar Square
English Famous People Mick Jaggier Elton John
English Famous People John Lennon Freddie Mercury
ROCK-GROUP The Rolling Stones Take That