Minsk1. Minsk is the capital of the Byelorussian Republic, its political, economicand industrial centre. Before the 1919 it was a provinsial town with
1. Minsk is the capital of the Byelorussian Republic, its political, economic
and industrial centre. Before the 1919 it was a provinsial town with some
100,000 inhabitants. Years of development transformed Minsk entirely. Today it
is a large modern city with a population of some 800,000 people.
2. Minsk is a cultural and scientific centre of Byelorussia. It has many museums,
but perhaps the most famous are the Museum of the 1-st Congress and the Museum
of the History of the Great Patriotic War.
3. Before 1919 there was not a single higher educational establishment in
Minsk. There ate now thirteen educational establishments including the
University and many scientific research institutes.
4. Nowadays Minsk is a city of highly developed industry. The powerful MAZ
lorries of the Minsk Automobile Works are famous not only in the R.F. but far
beyond its borders. The designers of the Minsk universal electronic computers,
the most popular in the country, were awarded the State Prize. Farmers highly
appreciate the new Minsk tractors, which are highly reliable and easy to
handle. The Minsk Tractor Works is one of the biggest industrial enterprises.
Every day hundreds of bright newly painted machines leave the factory gates.
With each passing year the tractor builders perfect their skills and improve
the technology of production.
5. Minsk workers are on friendly terms with their соllagues from other countries. Many specialists come
here from other countries to perfect their skills.
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What do many specialists come to the Minsk Tractor
1. Many specialists come to Minsk only to see the sights of the city.
2. Many specialists come from Poland to Minsk to perfect their skills.
3. Many specialists from other countries come to perfect their skills.
- 3 конечно!
А какой это класс?