Oxford

Oxford is a beautiful university town that is famous all over the world. The University of Oxford is the oldest university in Great Britain; it already existed in the 12th century. In the town centre there are many old buildings. There is also a museum where you can learn more about Oxfords history.

Oxford

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Simple Past

Das Simple Past wird für Zustände und Handlungen in der Vergangenheit verwendet. Beachte, dass es im Englischen viele unregelmäßige Verben gibt. Im Grammatikteil kannst du alles noch einmal genau nachlesen: Simple Past.

Setze die Verben ins Simple Past.

  1. The University of Oxford (be) the first British university.
  2. The lecturers of the colleges (speak) a very clear English.
  3. That's why Oxford English (become) known as the English of educated people.
  4. In the 19th century, Lewis Carroll (write) 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' in Oxford.
  5. Rowan Atkinson (Mr Bean) (study) electrical engineering at Oxford.