Lesson 14, Exercise 11 - Geographical note
The British vs The English
What's the difference? The British are the people of the United Kingdom (UK) of Great Britain and Northern Ireland . The UK includes the English, the Scots and the Welsh. The English are the people in England. The above map shows England in blue.
A geographical note. The United Kingdom is a union of 4 countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
The English live in England. The Scots and the Welsh live in
- the UK.
- the USA.
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