The Eiffel Tower is one of the most recognizedlandmarks of France. It was built in 1889 and took only two years, two months, and five days to complete. Today, people from all over the world come to visit this extraordinary landmark. It welcomes about seven million visitors a year. The tower was first built as an attraction but soon became a symbol of modernity in France. It has two restaurants, one of which has one Michelin star, and a champagne bar at the top.
Which landmarks around the world would you like to visit?
There are many beautiful landmarks in France that I would love to visit, such as the Palace of Versailles and triumphal arch. I enjoy admiring the architecture of these buildings. I think that French landmarks have very historical architecture. There are also many other countries that I would love to visit, such as the Taj MIndia, the Great Wall in China, and Angkor Watt in Cambodia!
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What is the most famous landmark in your country? And why do you think it become a landmark?
How long did the Eiffel Tower take to build?
According to the passages above, which is not true about ‘the Louvre’?
According to the passages above, which is not true about ‘the Castle of Chambord’?
Vocabulary Check (Homework)
It is cheaper if you book the tickets_____.
You have to _____ the way he handled the situation.