Ich habe viele Freunde. Mit den einen lerne ich zusammen, mit den anderen gehe in den Klub, mit den dritten treibe Sport. Es gibt unter ihnen zwei, die ich besonders liebe – Nikita und Marina. Nikita wohnt im selben Haus […]

Early German film

In Germany, a similar period of experimentation was taking place, albeit under radically different circumstances. The prewar German cinema was composed for the most part of “actualities,” short films in the manner of the Lumière brothers and later short dramas […]

The move to sound

But behind the scenes in the late 1920s, a revolution was brewing. Lee de Forest, the pioneer inventor who created the vacuum tube, the television picture tube, and the modern optical sound track system that was used in talking pictures […]

“A Stolen” Theme

The famous Italian composer Leoncovallo loved to listen to what people said about his operas. One evening, when his “Pagliacci” was on, he was sitting next to a girl who clapped with enthusiasm. Between claps she looked angrily at the […]

Elvis Presley

When Elvis Presley died on 16th August, 1977, radio and television programmes all over the world were interrupted to give the news of his death. President Carter was asked to declare a day of national mourning. Carter said, “Elvis Presley […]

Наш дом и квартира – Our House And Flat

Я живу в новом девятиэтажном доме по улице Пушкинской. Перед домом находится детская площадка и небольшой садик. Нам нравится проводить там время. Наша квартира расположена на третьем этаже. Она очень комфортабельная. У нас есть все современные удобства, такие как центральное […]


Some of English festivals are usual for any other country, some of them are celebrated only in the UK. Every part of the UK has its own Saint and their days are celebrated, of course. At St. David’s Day (March, […]

Білет № 10 Відповіді на білети. Англійська мова

Ви обговорюєте проблему вивчення іноземних мов зі своїми друзями. Висловіть свою думку щодо важливості знання іноземної мови. It’s very important to know English. Two thousands years ago English did not exist. A thousand years ago it was a language used […]

The unknown cave of mystery

Adventure tourism is a type of niche tourism involving exploration or travel to remote areas, where the traveller should expect the unexpected. Adventure tourism is rapidly growing in popularity as tourists seek unusual holidays, different from the typical beach vacation. […]

Ukraine and Great Britain

Both Ukraine and Great Britain lie in Europe, but Ukraine is situated on the European continent and Great Britain is separated from the continent by the English channel. І Україна, і Велика Британія лежать у Європі, однак Україна є континентальною […]

Hitchcock in Hollywood

Meanwhile, Alfred Hitchcock continued his string of suspense classics in England with The 39 Steps (1935), Secret Agent (1936), Sabotage (1936), and The Lady Vanishes (1938) before accepting an offer from producer David O. Selznick to come to Hollywood and […]