суббота, 30 ноября 2013 г.

Canada and its life.

Canada and its life.

Canada is the second largest country in the world.  This country is situated in North America.  About 30 million people live in Canada. Canada is a federation of 10 provinces - Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia  - and 3 territories - Nunavut , the Northwest Territories, and the Yukon Territory . The total area is about 10 million sq km.






The two official languages are English and French, but only 20% of the population speaks French.All Canadian children have to learn both French and English at school






Canada is often called the "Land of the Maple Leaf". So, the maple leaf is the national emblem of Canada. The main symbol of Canada is its flag with the single red maple leaf on a white field.





The largest cities are Ottawa, Montreal,Toronto,Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary.










Ottawa is the national capital of Canada. Ottawa has a lot of  museums, galleries, performing arts and festivals. Canada has its wonderful nature and a lot of parks! Ottawa is also a high-technology centre. The population is about 890,000.








The Canadians really like art. Canada has a lot of art schools and colleges. For example, the art school 'Group of Seven'. It is a canadian artistic group and it has its unique style of painting.








The Canadians love their health. So, Healthy way of life in Canada is popular with the old and the young. They like fitness, yoga, healthy food and fresh air!