There were many outstanding events in the history of
Great Britain. Many different tribes tried to control the
territory of Britain. England was added to the Roman Empire
in 43 A.D. Roman invasion played a very important role in
the history of the country. The Roman built the first roads in
the country, dug the first walls. The Romans, who were great
architects, constructed the first towns in Britain.
But the Normans influenced the British civilization most
of all. They came in 1066 under the leadership of William
the Conqueror. As the invaders spoke French, their speech
influenced the English language.
Once the British had to face the French in 1805 at the
battle of Trafalgar. Then Admiral Nelson won a great victory
over the French fleet. In order to commemorate this event
the monument to Admiral Nelson was erected on this square.
In the 18th century technological and commercial innovation
led to the Industrial Revolution. The 13 North American
Colonies were last, but replaced oy colonies in Canada an
1. What tribes influenced the British civilization mo
2. What happened in 43 A.D.?
3. Whose invasion played an important role in the history
4. What led to the Industrial Revolution?
5. What were the 13 North American colonies replaced by?