So what is the United Kingdom?

To give it its full title it’s ‘The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland’. You might hear it referred to as Britain, Great Britain or more often, simply as ‘The UK’.


Do the Preparation task first. Then watch the video or listen to the audio. Next go to Task and do the activity. If you need help, you can read the Transcript at any time.

Task 1

Read the questions and select the right answer.


Task 2

Drag the numbers and match them with the ideas below.






In my Country, geography affect deeply the weather.  Vietnam consists of four weather regions : northern, central, southern and East Sea weather region. There are diffirent regions due to the Truong Son mountain. Its southern side is mostly hot during all year and consists of  two seasons : dry and rainy season. People in this region don't mostly wear jacket. Its northern side consists of four seasons distinctively : Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter .
Central weather region is very harsh. it is cold in winter and very hot and high temperature in summer. Special the sourthern wind with dry and hot characters flows from Laos only this region. it is very cold  in northern and central in winter while it is hot in sourthern.

In my opinion, The weather is influenced by geography in my country.
My country's three sides are surrounded by ocean and the other side is bordered nothren asia.
Due to its geographic location, My country has accurate four seaseons a year.   

 it is so new english words for me but wnen I was on adbroad I never used them