Want to make creations as awesome as this one?

Transcript

Work done by: Letícia Caetano nº13

Canadá

  • Present some famous personalities from the country and their achievements (singers, actors, writers, scientists, politicians, etc.) and important landmarks.
  • Do some research and find a countrywhich speaks English as a first or second language.
  • Point out some examples of words used in that country that are also used in English (as a variety of English - for example, aye meaning yes in Scottish English).
  • Present some basic information about the coutry: location, population, government, languages spoken (besides English).
  • Talk about the most important historical events of that country.

INDEX

Canada is a big country in North America. It's surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, and the Artic Ocean. There are many people living there, about 37 million.

Where is canadá?

01

Canada is a democracy witha government. The official languages are English and French. Many peoplealso speak other languages.

Government and languages

Canada has some special words thatare different from English. For example, "two-four" means a box of 24 beer bottles. Another example is "chinook", a type of warm winter wind.

SPECIAL WORDS

Canada has arich history. A long time ago, the French and British fought to controlthe country. Later, Canadians created their own government. During World War 1 and World War 2, Canada helped defend freedom.

Important History

  • The Rocky Mountains, which are very beautiful.
  • The CN Tower in Toronto, a very tall building.
  • Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the phone.
  • Terry Fox - who walked many miles to raise money for cancer research.

IMPORTANT LANDMARKS

Famous people