№169 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
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LESSON 3: RELAX.NOW
Communicative area: discussing possibilities of weekend activities in Belarus; giving your opinion
Active vocabulary: average, to cherish, significant, mature, addiction, household, DIY centre, lawn, take up
1. ) Work in pairs. Write down five most popular ways of spending weekends in Belarus.
b) Read the results of a survey about top weekend activities. How many were in your list?
We all look forward to the weekend, whether it's to spend time with family, see friends or do those odd jobs around the home and garden. But one thing's for sure, weekends never seem to last long enough!
The weekends have always been the time for families in Belarus. Often the parents are at work having a five-day working week from Monday to Friday. As a result Saturdays are busy time for shops with many families going to markets and department stores.
Sunday used to be a very special day of the week in Belarus. It was the only day of the week when most of the people were at home or at church. Popular leisure activities on Sunday used to be going to church and doing jobs around the house. Nowadays Sunday has lost its religious sense, but in many families it is believed that it's important that families have time to be together.
People today enjoy various indoor and outdoor activities. Here are the results of Eurostat survey. They discovered that people
How do people spend their free time?