Do this London culture quiz!

May 29, 2012

Hi guys!

This week I thought it might be nice to do a few quizzes on London, so today we're going to do the first one on places in London.

So, here goes... See how many you can get right.

Places in London: Questions.

1. In which area of London can you find the Royal Botanical Gardens?

2. What is the name of the famous lane that serves a lot of Bangladeshi and Indian food, next to Aldgate East tube station?

3. What is the name of London's biggest cinema, located on the south bank?

4. What is the name of London's largest religious building?

5. What impressive academic building can be found next to King's cross st. Pancras?

6. Which form of transport has recently grown in popularity, thanks to the personal recommendation of the mayor?

7. What art form is the Barbican centre famous for?

8. What do The Ritz, The Dorchester and The Hilton all have in common?

9. What important event is taking place near Stratford this year?

10. Who is the Mayor of London?

11. Which sport can be seen at the Lords' ground in near st. John's tube?

12. What is the name of the famous West Indian carnival that happens in west London every August?

13. This year is the diamond jubilee. How many years has the Queen been the monarch?

14. What is the most famous landmark in Trafalgar square?

15. What is the V and A?

Ok. Now it's time to see how you did!

Answers:

1. Kew, near Richmond, south-west London.

2. Brick Lane.

3.The Imax.

4. St. Paul's Cathedral.

5. The British Library.

6.Bicycles, and some can be rented. These are called Boris bikes.

7. Music.

8. They are all famous London hotels.

9. The London Olympics.

10.Boris Johnson.

11. Cricket. Lords' is said to be the home of cricket.

12. The Notting Hill Carnival.

13. 60. She became queen in 1952.

14. Nelson's column.

15. The Victoria and Albert museum.

Hope you did ok. Come back tomorrow for some more questions about London.

Good luck with your English!

Click here to enrol for English courses in London.


Tags:
Category: news

Add Pingback

Please add a comment

You must be logged in to leave a reply. Login »

Category List


Tag List

Tourist tips (5)
ILEC (1)
writing a mini-saga (1)
Historic moment (1)
study english (1)
music festival London (1)
Hello from Ally (1)
english as a foreign language (3)
Christmas in London (3)
Learn English (15)
London Marathon (1)
english school (2)
Barney Ronay (1)
writing a mini saga (1)
english course london (12)
mini-saga (1)
exams (1)
past modals (1)
english school london (12)
english review (1)
Halloween (2)
Tweed (1)
the people's tower (1)
Victoria park (1)
Listening in English (2)
Adjective (2)
making predictions (1)
English grammar (4)
reading tips (1)
World Naked Bike Ride (1)
Sport Journalism Course (1)
Somewhere to visit (9)
english grammar online (1)
Basic English mistakes (1)
Somewhere to visit London (1)
Journalist Course London (1)
english school online (1)
FCE (4)
CAE (3)
free english grammar (2)
London (5)
Relaxing London (4)
future tenses english (1)
grammar tips (1)
study tips (9)
things to do london (1)
past modal verbs (1)
Islington Centre for English (6)
Students (2)
saga (1)
english study tips (1)
Attractions in London (1)
Journalism Masterclass (1)
Journalism classes London (1)
english courses london (1)
student study tips (1)
london events (1)
Business English (1)
pronuciation (3)
Things to do in London (6)
Covent Garden (1)
efl (4)
Polite questions (1)
Shopping in London (4)
London Summer (7)
Idiom (3)
Learning tips (10)
ICE (5)
Beautiful London (8)
Vocabulary notebook (8)
Vocabulary (11)
New blog (1)
English food (3)
defining relative clauses (1)
english grammar tips (1)
Field day (1)
Fun (1)
Francais (2)
English vocabulary (3)
English tips (4)
Recording vocabulary (3)
Insider info London (14)
silent disco (1)
IELTS (2)
Where to visit London (3)
Somewhere to go London (3)
english grammar help (1)
New language (7)
Learn english online (12)
the shard (1)
Winter in London (6)
Events in London (1)
New vocabulary (4)
Cycling (1)
Places to see in London (4)
Social programme (1)
Cambridge Exam Preparation (1)
music festivals uk (1)
Things to see in London (4)
Free english lessons (10)
spelling (1)
future tenses efl (1)
Journalism evening course London (1)
study english onlline (1)
Journalism Course London (1)
English (1)
Cool as a cucumber (1)
narrative voice (2)
Improve your vocabulary (5)
Peaceful London (2)
London markets (4)
grammar (1)
Reading in English (1)

Tag Cloud

Journalism evening course LondonHello from AllyRelaxing Londonreading tipsLearn english onlineLearn Englishstudy tipspast modalsILECRecording vocabularyWhere to visit LondonChristmas in LondonBarney RonayEvents in Londonenglish as a foreign languageenglish reviewBeautiful LondonInsider info LondonStudentsmusic festivals uksagaReading in Englishthe shardstudy englishwriting a mini sagamini-sagaenglish course londonPolite questionsSomewhere to visitenglish courses londonCambridge Exam PreparationPlaces to see in LondonShopping in LondonLondon MarathonFrancaisIslington Centre for EnglishEnglish vocabularyVocabularyListening in Englishwriting a mini-sagaVocabulary notebookICEeflstudy english onllineenglish grammar tipsBasic English mistakesCyclingWinter in Londonmaking predictionslondon eventsSocial programmeLearning tipsHistoric momentAdjectiveSomewhere to go LondonJournalism Course LondonNew blogField dayCool as a cucumberenglish grammar helpWorld Naked Bike Ridethings to do londondefining relative clausesThings to see in LondonLondon SummerJournalism classes Londonnarrative voiceLondon marketsmusic festival LondonLondonthe people's towergrammar tipsfuture tenses englishenglish schoolHalloweenFCEsilent discoImprove your vocabularyIELTSVictoria parkEnglish tipsSomewhere to visit LondonEnglish foodJournalism Masterclassenglish school onlineNew vocabularyenglish grammar onlineSport Journalism CourseIdiomEnglish grammarNew languageexamsCAEFree english lessonsspellingstudent study tipsFunPeaceful Londonfuture tenses eflgrammarpronuciationThings to do in Londonenglish school londonEnglishpast modal verbsfree english grammarAttractions in Londonenglish study tipsJournalist Course LondonBusiness EnglishCovent GardenTweedTourist tips


Archive

We use cookies to enable essential services and functionality on our site and to collect data on how visitors interact with our site, products and services. By clicking accept, you agree to our use of these tools for advertising, analytics and support.