Section 1. Welcome to the International Explorers Club - Биболетова, Денисенко, Трубанева 6 класс (ответы)

1. Do the crossword puzzle. Use the letter to from the name of the country. Tell your partner what you know about it

1) This country is situated in North America. It is one of the largest countries in the world. People speak English and French there. The capital of the country is Ottawa

2) This country is situated on an island. The official name of the country is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Nothern Ireland. The capital of the country is London

3) This country lies in both Europe and Asia. It is the largest country in the world. It is famous for its history, world famous writers and scientists

4) This country is situated in Europe. Lots of tourists visit this hospitable country every year. They enjoy pizza and pasta. The capital is Rome

5) This country is situated on an island to the north-west of Europe. It's a green and friendly country. It is famous for its writers. Rour of them have won the Nobel Prize. The capital is Dublin

6) This country lies in Europe. It is famous for its explorers and artists as well as its flamenco music and dance. Lots of tourists enjoy its fantastic beaches and lots of sunshine every year. The capital is Madrid

7) This country is situated in the north of Europe. Santa Claus lives here. The country is famous for its beautiful cuntryside. The capital is Helsinki

8) This country is situated in Asia. It is one of the largest countries in the wotld. It's famous for its history and places of interest. It is the bithplace of tea and fireworks. The capital is Beijing

9) This country lies in Europe. It is rich in places of interest, such as the Eiffel Tower. It is also famous for its cheese, perfume and cars. The capital is Paris

1) Canada

2) (The) UK

3) Russia

4) Italy

5) Ireland

6) Spain

7) Finland

8) China

9) France

The world: Australia



2. Complete the text. Fill in "the" if needed

New Zealand is a wonderful country. it is situated in the Pacific Ocean not far from Australia. It consists of two big islansd and some small islands. New Zealand is larger than the UK but smaller than Japan

The country is famous for its beautiful countryside, fantastic beaches and lots of sunshine. Tourists from Europe, Asia and North America come to New Zealand  to enjoy the nature and do outdoor sports. The capital of New Zealand is Wellington. But the largest city is Auckland which is famous for Queen Street


3. Match the two parts of the sentences. Make up two your own sentences

1. He is filling the membership form

2. Ann is browsing the Internet

3. The participants are taking photos

4. Jess is speaking French with Paul

5. John is working hard now

6. The teenagers are going sightseeing

a) because he's got his exam next Manday

b) because they're going to make a presentation about their meeting

c) because she's going to do a project about English-speaking countries

d) because it's their first visit to this down

e) because he wants to join the IEC

f) because he can't speak a word of English

1-e, 2-c, 3-d, 4-f, 5-a, 6-b



4. Complete the sentences with the verbs in the Present Simple or the Present Continous

Example: In September we usually ... mushrooms. (gather) - My granny makes a delicious mushroom soup! - In September we usually gather mushrooms

1. The family often has a barbecue in the garden in summer

2. Where is Tom? - He is upstairs. He is checking his e-mail

3. What are you doing under the sofa, Sam? - Sh-sh

4. She doesn't like Maths. Her favourite subjects are History and Literature

5. Mum is in the kitchen. She is making a birthday cake for Ann

6. What does he need for his unusual experiment?


5. Read the letter from your new penfriend, David

a) Fill in the membership form with his details

International Explorers' Club
First name David
Surname Parker
Country Australia
Age 12
Languages you speak English, Spanish
Hobbies swiming, basketball, browsing the Internet, playing strategies
Favourite subjects English and Spanish languages
Countries you'd would like to visit China

b) Write David a letter and answer his questions