Recently, the rush of studying abroad has been gaining its popularity at an amazing rate. More and more parents have sent their children to western countries. Is it a benediction or a malediction? In my view of point, I suppose that the pros of studying abroad overweigh the cons. Admittedly,

Most schools in our city are comprehensive. Ours is a lyceum so our pupils come from different parts of the city. The school holds over 1,200 pupils and about 100 teachers. The classrooms for junior forms are on the ground floor. They look cozy. The walls are decorated with pictures

What is friendship? Some people will say that it is a feeling of mutual liking between two or more people, other will add that it is a state when one person understands and supports the other one. To my mind friendship can be compared to a tree. Its seed should

Оскар Уайльд родился в Дублине 16 октября 1854. Его отец был успешным хирургом, а мать писала стихи и прозу. Уайльд учился в Тринити-колледже в Дублине и колледже Магдалены в Оксфорде. Учась в Оксфорде, Уайльд стал участвовать в эстетическом движении. Будучи там, он также сал личностью дня: он носил длинные волосы,

Some people read for instruction, and some for pleasure, but not a few read from habit. I belong to that company. Let us admit that reading with us is just a drug that we cannot get along without. Books are necessary to me and I never travel far without enough

Я хотел бы сказать несколько слов о своей семье. Нас пятеро – моя мама, мой папа, моя старшая сестра, моя младший брат и я. Мы очень близки. Мы дорожим нашей семьей и заботимся друг о друге. Моя мама очень добрая и терпеливая. Я часто удивляюсь, как ей удается оставаться такой

It seems, among so many qualities such as reliability, honesty, helpfulness, and patience, very difficult to prefer one to another because each of them has its unique advantages. Yet that does not mean that they are of the same weight to me. To be frank, I would prefer reliability and

For many people, facts about alcoholism are not clear. What is alcoholism, exactly? For most people, alcohol is a pleasant accompaniment to social activities. Moderate alcohol use – up to two drinks per day for men and one drink per day for women and older people is not harmful for

England is often subdivided into three parts: the South, the Midlands and the North. The landscape of the South is varied. The climate is warmer than in other areas. There are hundreds of miles of sea coast which vary from flat or stony beaches to high rocky cliffs. The mild

I am too young to have my own family, I am not married yet. My name is Vitaly. My last name is Greezunov. The patronymic is Vadimovich. So my full name is Vitaly Vadimovich Greezunov. I am seventeen years old. I was born on the tenth of May. I am

There are a lot of animals on our planet. They can be wild and domestic. Wild animals are those animals who live in nature without people. Wolves, foxes, giraffes are wild animals. Domestic animals are animals who live with people, who are not really scary. People always call them “pets”.