Tag: history


    

Woodstock officially recognized as historic place

Časi: postavi glagole v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko (aktiv in pasiv). / Put the verbs in brackets into the correct form, active or passive.   When the Woodstock Music & Arts Fair came to an upstate New York dairy farm in 1969, a generation of Americans ____________________ (1… Preberi več

Dubrovnik

Past simple: postavi glagole v oklepaju v preteklik, aktiv ali pasiv. / Past simple: put the verbs in brackets into the correct form, past simple active or passive. Dubrovnik is a port on the Adriatic coast in Croatia. It is a very small city with only 50,000 inhabitants,… Preberi več

Thanksgiving Dinner

Dopolni prazna mesta z ustreznimi črkami, da dobiš smiselno besedo. / Fill in the gaps with suitable letters to form meaningful words. For many Americans, the Thanksgiving meal includes seasonal dishes such as roast turkey with stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. The holiday f_ _… Preberi več

Rosa Parks, American civil-rights activist

Besedotvorje: postavi besedo v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko. / Word formation: put each word in brackets into the correct form. Rosa Parks (born February 4, 1913, Tuskegee, Alabama, U.S.—died October 24, 2005, Detroit, Michigan), African American civil rights activist whose _______________ (1 REFUSE) to relinquish her seat on… Preberi več

Great Irish Famine

Preberi besedilo, v katerem manjka 10 delov povedi. V spodnjem naboru A-J izberi ustrezen del povedi za vsako manjkajoče mesto (1-10). Odgovore (črke) zapiši na črto poleg številke. Great Famine, also called Irish Potato Famine, Great Irish Famine, or Famine of 1845–49, famine that occurred in Ireland in… Preberi več

The Battle of Hastings (1066)

Besedotvorje: postavi besedo v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko. King Harold II of England was defeated by the Norman forces of William the Conqueror at the Battle of Hastings, fought on Senlac Hill, seven miles from Hastings, England. At the end of the _______________ (1 BLOOD), all-day battle, Harold… Preberi več

Vikings Helped Cats Conquer the World

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko (active and passive). While Vikings don’t exactly have a reputation for _______________ (1 BE) cuddly, their travel companions do. At least that _______________ (2 BE) according to the “first large-scale study of ancient feline data.” Hoping to shed some light… Preberi več

Why was it called D-Day?

Postavi besedo v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko. On the morning of June 6, 1944, Allied forces staged an enormous assault on German positions on the beaches of Normandy, France. The ____________________ (1 INVADE) is often known by the famous nickname “D-Day,” yet few people know the origin of… Preberi več

Archaeologist Claims Discovery of Aristotle’s Tomb

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko. (Active and passive) At an international conference commemorating the 2,400th anniversary of the birth of Aristotle, Greek archaeologist Konstantinos Sismanidis announced that his team ____________________ (1 DISCOVER) the philosopher’s burial place. Although Aristotle is known ____________________ (2 DIE) in Chalcis,… Preberi več