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England - Informacje Ogólne

Area: 130 420 km2

Population: 48,5 m.

Capital: London

Government: returns 529 members to Parliament; a mixture of 2-tierand unitary local authorities, with 36 countries, six metropolian countries, and 27 unitary authorities.

Head of State: Queen Elizabeth II Mother

Head of Government: Tony Blare...

ANGLIA, England

Pd.-wsch. i środk. część wyspy Wielkiej Brytanii, należąca do Zjednoczonego Królestwa Wielkiej Brytanii i Pn. Irlandii; zajmuje 131 773 km2 (54% powierzchni państwa) i liczy ok. 45 min mieszk. (83% ludności państwa); graniczy od zach. z Walią i od pn. ze - Szkocją. Nazwa A. pochodzi od plemienia germ...

England - Sport and more

Football in England is a national sport and magnanimity recreation. England possesses one off the best league in Europe styled Premiersip. There are clubs off largest towns and some smaller. Clubs are represented not only by footballers off England, but also from Scotland, Wales, Germany, Italy and from Africa and...

England - Sculpture

Medieval monuments, English sculpture have distinct stigma continent influences. Native character showed barely in 13th and 14th century in cathedral sculpture in Lincoln, Exeter and Wells. Mediaeval, bronze tombs there are in Westminister Abbey. Monuments from 16th century are largely pops of Italian artist, from...

England - School

In England, education is decentalized. Apart from schools which are state supported and publicly maintained, there are also the so called "public schools" which are independent and which charge high fees for studying.

Education in England is obligatory between the ages of five and fifteen. At the age of five...

England - Painting

The Oldest painting monuments kept from 7th century second term development this painting happened in 12th century originate than famous illustrations psalters English - norman school. With mural painting keep are all the way to fire in 1834 year very interesting fresco in Westminister, keep altar pictures with...

Why would I like to go to school trip to England?

There is a 7b class in our school. Their teacher organised them, with parents of the students, trip to England. They are going in April, by bus, for seven days. Maybe I will go with them. I don’t know now. But if I will go I will be very happy.

When you go out of country you see many unknown places and cites. And...

England - Architecture

The oldest, small anyway monuments of architecture in England are of Roman origin; was it buildings public usefulness. Very much small are also monuments beforeromanesque of epoch. From 10th and 11th century date little, stone churchs, and also slendel, round towers, pointed endings. In 12th century began...

Education in England

A child goes to primary school at the age of five and stays there till he is eleven.At the age of 11 English children move to a secondary school.At the age of 11 a child takes a special exame.If he did very well in it he goes to a grammar school..If he fail he goes to a secondary modern school .If he pas but not...

England - Christmas

Christmas is the most popular family holiday in England. On 24 December ussualy all preparations for Christmas are complete. Christmas greeting cards are exchanged, a Christmas tree is decorated and presents are purchased. In many work places the annual parties are held and shops and banks close earlier. Late in...

ENGLAND - okręt

Amerykański niszczyciel eskortowy typu Buckley zbudowany w 1943 r. , wsławił się zatopieniem od 19 do 26 maja 1944 r. na Morzu Filipińskim 5 japońskich okrętów podwodnych oraz udziałem w zatopieniu następ­nego okrętu podwodnego 5 dni później. W maju 1945 r. został cięż­ko uszkodzony w wyniku ataku...

England - St Valentine's Day

February 14 is known as St Valentine's Day. It is mainly observed by young people who on that day give symbolic gifts to people they love. They also send special greetings cards called Valentines. The contents of Valentines are usually poems or declarations of love, such as: "Roses are red, violets are blue, grass...

England - Easter

Easter is preceded by forty days of Lent. Shrove Tuesday is the last day before the period of fasting which starts on Ash Wednesday. Traditionaly, it is the time of enjoyment and eating pancakes, hence it is often called Pancakes Day. Ash Wednesday is a very solemn day when ash is sprinkled on the heads of members...

England - Halloween

Few holidays tell us as much of the past as Halloween. It's origins date back hundreds of years to the Druid festival of Sanhain, Lord of the Dead and Prince of Darknees, who, according to Celtic belief, gathered up to souls of all those who had died during the year to present them to Druid Heaven on October 31st...

COMMON PRAYER BOOK, Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, according to the Use of the Church of England

Księga liturgiczna Kościoła anglikańskiego (I, III, IV), zawierająca przepisy i ceremonie kultu pubi, oraz modlitwy prywatne.

Pierwszą księgą liturg. w Kościele anglik, była Order for Communion z 1547, ułożona głównie dla rytu udzielania komunii. Na mocy Act of Uniformity skasowano 1549 ryt rzym. i...