Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Syria, My Country

In Syria most people buy their food from large supermarkets. They usually do their food shopping twice a week. They usually eat at home.

Syrian children usually have a summer holiday from the end of July to the beginning of September. Syrian people often have holidays in Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey.

In Syria children often go to nursery school at the age of 2 and then to primary school at 6. At 15 they go to secondary school until they are 18. They can leave school at 18.

Most people in Syria usually travel by car.Most people walk to school for work, or take a bus. Syrian people drive on the right.

Most Syrian people watch five hours of TV every night. They sometimes go to the cinema. A lot of people enjoy shopping.

Football and basketball are the most popular sports in Syria.

Syrian people like animals. They often have a pet. Dogs, cats, rabbits and fish are very popular.

Shops in Syria usually open at 11:00 am and close at 8:00 pm. The shops are closed on Friday.

Maher Ghannam
KET Preparation

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