Saturday, February 18, 2012

Are you interested in GEOGRAPHY?

Today I wanted to ask everybody this question: Are you interested in Geography? I have always founf this subjct extremely interesting. I remember that I have always wanted to read books on people's adventures, their journeys, explorations, etc. It was a real pleasure for me to read about countries, landscapes, etc. Have you ever watched Cejrowski's movies? They're just awesome! Below, I give you some words and phrases connected with geography:

ON LAND (na lądzie):
  • steppe - step
  • tundra - tundra
  • uplands - wyżyny
  • summit - wierzchołek
  • valley - dolina
  • swamp - bagna
  • volcano - wulkan
  • desert island - bezludna wyspa
  • land - ziemia
  • low-lying - nizinny
  • mainland - kontynent
  • area - powierzchnia
  • archipelago - archipelag
  • atoll - atol
  • canyon - kanion
  • cape - przylądek
  • moraine - morena
  • cave - jaskinia
  • mountain - góra
  • cliff - klif
  • mountainous - górzysty
  • peak - szczyt
  • on the coast - na wybrzeżu
  • peninsula - półwysep
  • plain - równina
  • coastal - przybrzezny, nadmorski
  • prairie - preria
  • coastline - linia brzegowa
  • precipice - przepaść, urwisko
  • desert - pustynia
  • range - pasmo
  • foot - płaski
  • reef - rafa
  • foot - podnóże
  • glacier - lodowiec
  • ridge - grzbiet
  • headland - cypel
  • rock - skała
  • highlands - pogórze, obszar, górzysty
  • rocky - kamienisty
  • hill - wzgórze
  • sand dune - wydma
  • hilly - pagórkowaty
  • savanna - sawanna
  • hillock - pagórek
  • mountain scenery - krajobraz górski
  • horizon - horyzont
  • island - wyspa
  • steep slope - strome zbocze
I've decided to give list of words as you may find it useful to learn and/or revise some of these words before your exam or MATURA or maybe you would like to use them in your homework :) Here, I wanted to repeat my question: Are you interested in Geography? Is this your subject at school? What do you think is the most exciting aspect of learning Geography? Or are you a geography student? Why? Please write! Talk soon!

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