Tag: Engelska

Verb på 12 sätt

Verb på 12 sätt är tänkt som en presentation där man snabbt får en överblick över de 12 olika varianterna och i vilka situationer man använder respektive form. Klicka på länkarna i tabellen för att få en Pdf-fil. ”S” => Subjekt = Person (I=jag, you=du, he=han, she=hon, it=den/det, we=vi, you=ni, they=de) ”Verb” => Verb = …

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English Lesson – Debate

Här är en liten samling av Engelska debattartiklar med aktuella ämnen för ungdomar. Alla debattartiklar har en anknytning till engelsktalande länder. Språket är människans främsta kommunikationsredskap och att kunna argumentera för din sak är oerhört viktig. Det blir lättare för dig att få din vilja igenom, bli hörd och få andra att förstå och respektera …

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USA – 1682 A.D. – Salem Witch Trials

USA – 1682 A.D. – Salem Witch Trials

In 1692 a witch hunt swept the small Puritan community of Salem Village in Massachusetts, America. In a couple of months almost 200 people were accused of being witches when their names had been “cried out” by tormented young girls as the cause of their pains. All were accused of witchcraft, a crime punishable by …

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USA – 1595 A.D. – Pocahontas, The Real Story

USA - 1595 A.D<br>Pocahontas - The Real Story

Matoaka, probably born in 1595, was the beautiful and lively daughter of Powhatan, ruler of the land that the English named Virginia. ”Pocahontas” was her nickname. Pocahontas is known for saving the life of the Jamestown colonist John Smith and falling in love with him. Disney’s Pocahontas was an attempt to rewrite history. It resembled …

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UK History – 1066 – The Battle of Hastings

UK History – 1066 – The Battle of Hastings

The story behind the Battle of Hastings and the leaders who fought it out in 1066. King Edward lll of England (called ”The Confessor” because he built Westminster Abbey in London) died on January 5, 1066, after a reign of 23 years. Leaving no heirs, Edward’s death started a three-way rivalry for the crown that …

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UK History – 793 – Viking Attack on Lindisfarne

UK History – 793 – Viking Attack on Lindisfarne

”…never before has such terror appeared in Britain as we have now suffered from a pagan race, nor was it thought that such an inroad from the sea could be made. Behold, the church of St. Cuthbert spattered with the blood of the priests of God, despoiled of all its ornaments; a place more venerable …

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UK 1605 – Guy Fawkes’ Night & The Gunpowder Plot

UK 1605 – Guy Fawkes’ Night &amp; The Gunpowder Plot

On 5th November every year, children in Britain get excited because it is Bonfire Night (Guy Fawkes’ Night). They lit bonfires, burn Guy Fawkes and enjoy firework displays. They are remembering when the King James l, and the Houses of Parliament were nearly blown up with gunpowder. ”Remember, remember, the fifth of November, Gunpowder, treason …

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The Building of Castles

The Normans were master castle builders. After 1066, England had a massive castle building programme on the orders of William the Conqueror. First, motte and bailey castles were built. Once William had firmly established his rule in England, he built huge stone keep castles. By the time of Edward I, concentric castles were being built. …

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