Match English proverbs An Englishman's home is his castle. East or West home is best. Every bird likes its own nest. Every dog is a lion at home. The wider the roam, the welcomer home. Men make houses, women make homes. with Russian equivalents Всякому мила своя сторона. Мужчины создают дома, а женщины – домашний очаг. Мой дом – моя крепость. Всяк кулик на своем болоте велик. Всяк кулик свое болото хвалит. В гостях хорошо, а дома лучше.
Detached house Semi-detached house Terraced house Block of flats
Fill in the missing words. Mr Philpott … not far from … in the area called Bloomsbury. Its very close to a beautiful …. Bloomsbury is a … area. Its popular with …. There are a lot of …, some … and souvenir …. Mr Philpott and his family live in a … house. They have three …, a …, a … and a …. There are two … near the house.
. You see a big variety of English houses. A lot of the houses are very old, some of them are several centuries, but they look very beautiful. They are the places people live in. Englishmen like their houses, they treat them as children. No doubt, «My house is my castle» - is the motto of every Englishman.