F2F Class Notes (Ally)[R]
Use the vocabulary from today to make sentences
ie. I think the appetizer is delicious/tasty, but the main course is a bit bland.
keen: how willing/excited you are
diveï¼ jump into something
artifactsï¼ Â å²åå¤å¨ï¼äººé çï¼
stroll: Â slow, relaxed walk
stroller: Â baby cart
pitstop: side stop, often short
cosy: comfortable (small)
ie. The city is so small that we visit it only 4 hours.
The city is so small that it only took us 4 hours to finish visiting it.
ie. It’s so cold today that it led to a traffic jam.
ie. With the help of my father, my luggage is easier to carry to my home.
ie. With the coming of the Spring Festival holidays, I grow more excited day by day.
ie. I bought an avocado green bag with gold chains.
Ny Carlsberg GlyptoteketÂ is one of the bestÂ museums for art lovers, not only for its great sculpture and artÂ collections, but also because of its architectural design. The museumâs collection offers an insight into ancient Greece, the Egypt of the pharaohs and the French and Danish art of the 19th century. Another cultural stop for art connoisseurs isÂ The National Gallery of Denmark. Its collection consists of French art of the early 1900s, including Picasso and Matisse, Danish and Nordic Art of 1750-1900 and other European artworks from 1300-1800. Finally, TheÂ National Museum of DenmarkÂ isÂ definitely worth a visit, as it exhibits aÂ great collection of artifactsÂ that display Danish history from the ice age to contemporary times.
Copenhagenâs small size makes it the ideal city for discovering on foot. With NÃ¸rreport station as a starting point, walk down Frederiksborggade and inÂ a few minutes youâll be looking at some beautifulÂ historic buildings and the cityâs beautifulÂ canals. The first stop should beÂ The Round Tower. With a 25DKK (3,60 US$) entrance fee, youâll get a glimpse of the city from 114 feet upÂ (34.8 meters). Continue down the shopping street and a few minutesÂ later youâll find yourself enjoying the view of Slotsholmen canal. Christiansborg Palace, Thorvaldsens Museum and BÃ¸rsenÂ are situated there;Â three buildings that will take you onÂ a journeyÂ through Danish history. AtÂ approximately 1312 feet (400 meters) further down the road,Â standsÂ The Royal Library also known as Black Diamond, a piece ofÂ modernÂ architecture every design aficionadoÂ must visit.
An easy and fun way to see Copenhagenâs sights is by taking a boat tour through the picturesque canals. With the company of a tour guide, the boat departs from Nyhavn or Gammel Strand and takes you to the cityâs main attractions. National Bank of Denmark, the Opera, the Little Mermaid, Amaliehaven, Our Saviourâs Church are only some of which youâll come across, while you sit back and enjoy the cool breeze. The price for an hour tour is 80DKK (11,43 US$) andÂ 95DKK (13,60 US$) for a 48 hour valid ticket â perfect for a weekend.
Explore this hippy district with the cosy cafÃ©s and restaurants and taste the local cuisineâs delicacies. CafÃ© Loppen and Morgenstedet are two of the top options for a pitstop, while discoveringÂ the neighbourhood. Weather permitting, relax by the lake and take a stroll among the localÂ colourful houses. If youâre in the mood for a cold beer, check-out Operaen Cafe or Woodstock, Christianiaâs oldest bar. For a more detailed guide to Freetown Christiania, take a look here.