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1. What is the capital of Great Britain?
2. Is London a big city?
3. What is London’s population?
4. On what river does London stand?
5. Into what parts is London divided?
6. Why is the City called the business centre of London?
7. What places of interest does Westminster include?
8. Who was buried in Westminster Abbey?
9. What is the West End famous for?
10. Why is the central square in London named Tra­falgar Square?
11. Who lives in the East End?

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  1. 1. London is the capital of Great Britain.
    2. Yes, it is.
    3. London’s population is more than 8,400,000.
    4. London stands on the River Thames.
    5. London is divided into 4 parts: the City, the West End, the East End and Westminster.
    6. The City is called the business centre of London because thousands of companies, business organizations, banks and offices are situated there.
    7. Westminster includes the Palace of Westminster, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral.
    8. Many famous people wereburied in Westminster Abbey: Geoffrey Chaucer, Oliver Cromwell, admiral Robert Blake, Charles Darwin, Isaac Newton, Henry Irving.
    9. The West End is famous for its theaters, museums, galleries, posh shops and restaurants.
    10. The name Tra­falgar Square commemorates the Battle of Trafalgar, a British naval victory of the Napoleonic Wars over France and Spain which took place on 21 October 1805 off the coast of Cape Trafalgar, Spain
    11. The East End is the place where working class lives.



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