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The Sherlock Holmes Museum ________________ (to be) the most popular private museum in London, England. It __________________ (to dedicate) to the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes and ________________ (to situate) at 239 (221b) Baker Street in central London, close to Regent’s Park. is is dedicated is situated
It _____________ (to open) in 1990. From that time the admirers of the smart character of Conan Doyle’s detective stories ________ (to send) thousands of letters to Holmes. The letters ______________ (to deliver) to the Abby National Bank which _______________ (to have) the address 221d Baker Street. was opened sent were delivered had
A special secretary _____________ (to employ) by the Bank to deal with the letters. Only in 2002 they _____________ (to start) to deliver the mail to the museum. Nowadays the work of the museum _______________ (to carry) out by the Sherlock Holmes International Society. was employed started is carried
4. He was one of the world's greatest writers. He was born on April 23, 1564 in England. His mother was the daughter of a farmer. His father was a glove-maker. 1. He went to a grammar school and had quite a good education. There he learned to love reading. His school was a difficult place at that time. School days were long, and only on the holidays he could have a real rest. 3. While still a teenager, he married Anne Hathaway, a farmer's daughter some years older than himself. They had three children. When he was twenty-one he went to London, leaving Anne and the children at home. 5. In London he began to act and to write plays and soon became an important member of a well-known acting company. He wrote plays for the famous Globe Theatre. Later he was one of the owners of the Globe Theatre. 2. In 1613 he stopped writing and went to live in his native town where he died in 1616. He wrote three types of plays: histories, comedies and tragedies. Four hundred years later his plays are still acted — not only in England but in the whole world.