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At the lesson we are going to: Revise the words and word combinations; Read the text and discuss it; Revise the word-formation in the English language and English parts of speech; Compare Maslenitsa and Guy Fawkes’ Day; Have fun!
Read and translate the words, define their part of speech tradition custom important conservative proud be proud of carefully raven sights legend protection keeper figure scarecrow special
Translate from Russian into English, using the words on the blackboard Важный обычай – Гордиться традициями – Старинная легенда – 6 воронов – Сжигать чучело – An important custom To be proud of the traditions An old legend Six ravens To burn a scarecrow
Translate from Russian into English, using the words on the blackboard 5) Консервативные люди – 6) Быть под защитой – 7) Особый праздник– 8) Известные достопримечательности – Conservative people To be under protection A special holiday Famous sights
Answer the questions: 1) Are the British conservative? 2) What are they proud of? 3) What English holidays do you know? 4) How long have the ravens lived in the Tower of London? 5) What will happen if they leave the Tower?
Answer the questions: 6) Who ordered that six ravens should always live in the tower of London? 7) Who looks after the ravens? 8) Why do the keepers cut the birds’ wings a bit?
Find the continuation of the sentences in the text Another old English custom is… 2) They stand in the streets and squares … 3) Then with the money they have collected they… Guy Fawkes’ Day. asking for “a Penny for the Guy”. buy fireworks and burn the guy on their bonfire.
Find the continuation of the sentences in the text 4) People in Russia have… 5) In old times people usually cooked… 6)Though different countries have different traditions and holidays… their own special traditions Pancakes, had fires, burnt straw figure of winter, they sang songs and danced. People all over the world know some of them.