Czech vs. British Citizen of republic Hate the government Lime tree as a national tree 15 Ministerial Departments Mixed water tap “Pudding” means a sweet dish Rarely polite, because why if they do not mean it Have fun of the police Subjects of kingdom Love their Queen Oak as a national tree App. 24 Ministerial Departments (one of them Department of Energy and Climate Change) Separate taps for cold and hot water “Pudding” means a sweet dish Always polite, even if they do not really mean it? Have respect of the police
Czech vs. British Drive on right Keep butter in fridge Open out of the room Biggest meal of day is lunch Drive on the left Keep butter on the shelf (and it is salty) Open the door into the room Biggest meal of day is dinner
Typically British Imperialistic, loving the English language, animals, their homes and gardens Look at the example of a Brit. Sitcom called “Fawlty Towers” in which an English hotel owner gives a language lesson to his employee Manuel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-oH-TELcLE In another part the owner bought a horse, but wants to keep it a secret from his wife http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6EaoPMANQM
Name the places in London: Big Ben Tower Bridge London Eye
Compare the British and Czech famous buildings: British and Czech National Theatres Tower Bridge and Charles Bridge Thames Barriers and Vltava Barriers
Compare: London Tube and Prague Metro London Taxi and Prague Taxi Tower of London and Prague Castle
Try to answer the questions: What mountains / rivers / lakes /mountain ranges are in GB and in the Czech Republic? Describe the British and the Czech climate. Choose five important places in GB and in the CR and describe them. What do you know about political systems of these two countries? Who is the head of these countries? Can you compare the traditions of Brits and Czechs? Can you compare their typical food and eating habits? Can you find some similarities?
Compare the typical British and Czech houses: What differences / similarities can you see? Can you name differences that are typically inside the house? How about the gardens?
INVESTICE DO ROZVOJE VZDĚLÁVÁNÍ Tento projekt je spolufinancován Evropským sociálním fondem a státním rozpočtem České republiky. Tato výuková prezentace byla pořízena z finančních prostředků hrazených Evropským sociálním fondem a rozpočtem České republiky.