Presentation on theme: "Cultural Education Signboards in the USA"— Presentation transcript:
1Cultural Education Signboards in the USA Author: Joanna Sołowianowicz
2Smoking Life is hard for smokers in the United States. Smoking in public places is strictly prohibited.
3Smoking 2 Smoking is also not allowed anywhere in the building. If you notice law violations, report it to the police.
4Pets The USA is an animal-friendly country. However, dog owners must remember to clean up after their pets and walk them leash-curb.
5Wildlife protection Don’t feed wild animals! Human food spoils wild animals.They lose their desire for natural foods and become beggars – easy prey for cars wheels and predators.No matter how appealing, all park animals are potentially dangerous. They may bite or scratch, and can spread the disease.Don’t feed wild animals!
6Animals on the road Save wildlife! Fast driving kills a lot of animals in the USA every year.Drive the speed limit and don’t let another animal become a red spot.Save wildlife!
11Public securityCrime rates in the USA are very high. Therefore, neighbourhood watching and cooperating with the police, strengthen local security.Remember that it is against the law to carry a gun anywhere on the premises.
12Street safety Remember that drunk drivers are potential killers. Don’t hesitate to inform the police about law-breaking drivers.Don’t drink before you drive a car!
27Unscramble the letters in brackets to make correct words. Activity 1Unscramble the letters in brackets to make correct words.a. Walk your dog (shale-cbur)Keep wild. (feliwdil)No (pignmud)must wash hands before returning to work. (semeploey)School ahead. (gnissorc)Please, do not (tubdisr)Hold Attend children. Avoid sides. (ailharnd)No swimming, no (anwdig)leash-curbwildlifedumpingEmployeescrossingdisturbhandrailwading
28What do these pictures mean? Activity 2What do these pictures mean?Where can you see them?a. Walk your dog leash-curb.In the park.b. Keep wildlife wild.In the forest.c. No dumping.On the street.d. Employees must wash hands before returning to work.In the restroom (toilet).e. School crossing ahead.f. Please, do not disturb.In the hotel.g. Hold handrail. Attend children. Avoid sides.At the railway station/ the airport.h. No swimming, no wading.By the water.
29Activity 3 Write the missing words. Keep don’t Clean feed Save watch ………. your country tidy.Please ………. litter .………. up after your dog.Don’t ………. the animals.………. wildlife.Neighbourhood …… program.Report ………. drivers.Slow. ………. at play.………. button for walk signal.Pay for parking at …… …… .Maid, please …… ….. this room as soon as possible.Keepdon’tCleanfeedSavewatchdrunkChildrenPushpay boxmake up
30Answers to exercise 3 Keep your country tidy. Please don’t litter . Clean up after your dog.Don’t feed the animals.Save wildlife.Neighbourhood watch program.Report drunk drivers.Slow. Children at play.Push button for walk signal.Pay for parking at pay box.Maid, please make up this room as soon as possible.
31The End Joanna Sołowianowicz All the photographs used in this presentation come from my private collection and were taken during my summer vacation in the USA in July and August 2008.Joanna Sołowianowicz