Do this London culture quiz!

May 29, 2012

Hi guys!

This week I thought it might be nice to do a few quizzes on London, so today we're going to do the first one on places in London.

So, here goes... See how many you can get right.

Places in London: Questions.

1. In which area of London can you find the Royal Botanical Gardens?

2. What is the name of the famous lane that serves a lot of Bangladeshi and Indian food, next to Aldgate East tube station?

3. What is the name of London's biggest cinema, located on the south bank?

4. What is the name of London's largest religious building?

5. What impressive academic building can be found next to King's cross st. Pancras?

6. Which form of transport has recently grown in popularity, thanks to the personal recommendation of the mayor?

7. What art form is the Barbican centre famous for?

8. What do The Ritz, The Dorchester and The Hilton all have in common?

9. What important event is taking place near Stratford this year?

10. Who is the Mayor of London?

11. Which sport can be seen at the Lords' ground in near st. John's tube?

12. What is the name of the famous West Indian carnival that happens in west London every August?

13. This year is the diamond jubilee. How many years has the Queen been the monarch?

14. What is the most famous landmark in Trafalgar square?

15. What is the V and A?

Ok. Now it's time to see how you did!


1. Kew, near Richmond, south-west London.

2. Brick Lane.

3.The Imax.

4. St. Paul's Cathedral.

5. The British Library.

6.Bicycles, and some can be rented. These are called Boris bikes.

7. Music.

8. They are all famous London hotels.

9. The London Olympics.

10.Boris Johnson.

11. Cricket. Lords' is said to be the home of cricket.

12. The Notting Hill Carnival.

13. 60. She became queen in 1952.

14. Nelson's column.

15. The Victoria and Albert museum.

Hope you did ok. Come back tomorrow for some more questions about London.

Good luck with your English!

Click here to enrol for English courses in London.

Category: news

Add Pingback

Please add a comment

You must be logged in to leave a reply. Login »

Category List

Tag List

Somewhere to go London (3)
Hello from Ally (1)
Learn english online (12)
Islington Centre for English (6)
grammar tips (1)
Vocabulary notebook (8)
Tourist tips (5)
Journalism Masterclass (1)
study english (1)
Journalism evening course London (1)
Adjective (2)
student study tips (1)
Improve your vocabulary (5)
Journalism Course London (1)
Victoria park (1)
study english onlline (1)
exams (1)
english school london (12)
Francais (2)
World Naked Bike Ride (1)
Historic moment (1)
Winter in London (6)
Fun (1)
Events in London (1)
future tenses english (1)
spelling (1)
London markets (4)
Relaxing London (4)
Students (2)
silent disco (1)
english study tips (1)
Things to see in London (4)
Tweed (1)
Vocabulary (11)
study tips (9)
Journalism classes London (1)
Shopping in London (4)
english course london (12)
Covent Garden (1)
music festivals uk (1)
grammar (1)
Barney Ronay (1)
Journalist Course London (1)
Field day (1)
english review (1)
reading tips (1)
New blog (1)
mini-saga (1)
Reading in English (1)
English food (3)
Learn English (15)
Idiom (3)
english as a foreign language (3)
past modal verbs (1)
Peaceful London (2)
saga (1)
Halloween (2)
Where to visit London (3)
Attractions in London (1)
Recording vocabulary (3)
Somewhere to visit London (1)
making predictions (1)
music festival London (1)
english grammar help (1)
writing a mini-saga (1)
Learning tips (10)
FCE (4)
ILEC (1)
CAE (3)
English vocabulary (3)
defining relative clauses (1)
Somewhere to visit (9)
Polite questions (1)
Christmas in London (3)
english grammar tips (1)
London Marathon (1)
future tenses efl (1)
Business English (1)
Insider info London (14)
the shard (1)
ICE (5)
Social programme (1)
english grammar online (1)
Cycling (1)
Places to see in London (4)
efl (4)
English tips (4)
Beautiful London (8)
the people's tower (1)
english courses london (1)
English (1)
writing a mini saga (1)
free english grammar (2)
Listening in English (2)
london events (1)
Sport Journalism Course (1)
Cool as a cucumber (1)
Cambridge Exam Preparation (1)
english school (2)
Basic English mistakes (1)
narrative voice (2)
London (5)
Free english lessons (10)
english school online (1)
Things to do in London (6)
London Summer (7)
past modals (1)
things to do london (1)
pronuciation (3)
English grammar (4)
New language (7)
New vocabulary (4)

Tag Cloud

Christmas in LondonEvents in Londonthe people's towerEnglishHello from Allystudy english onllineenglish school onlinethe shardBusiness EnglishListening in EnglishCAEThings to see in LondonJournalism classes LondonPeaceful LondonVocabularyTweedEnglish grammarStudentsWorld Naked Bike Rideenglish grammar tipsAdjectivegrammarmusic festivals ukRelaxing LondoneflJournalist Course Londonwriting a mini-sagaSocial programmesilent discoHalloweenSport Journalism CourseEnglish tipsmaking predictionsWhere to visit Londonenglish school londonPlaces to see in LondonCool as a cucumberenglish schoolLondon SummerCovent GardenBarney RonayIslington Centre for Englishenglish course londonfuture tenses englishFree english lessonsAttractions in Londonspellingenglish reviewCyclingexamsfree english grammarreading tipsSomewhere to visit LondonJournalism Course LondonJournalism evening course LondonRecording vocabularyEnglish vocabularypronuciationstudent study tipsNew blogCambridge Exam PreparationFCEFrancaissagaImprove your vocabularySomewhere to go Londonthings to do londonLondon marketsenglish as a foreign languageenglish grammar onlinedefining relative clausesIdiomWinter in LondonHistoric momentenglish grammar helpEnglish foodLondon Marathonpast modal verbsstudy englishField daypast modalsThings to do in LondonNew languagePolite questionsBeautiful Londonnarrative voicefuture tenses eflBasic English mistakesFunShopping in LondonLearn EnglishILECLondonICELearn english onlinemini-sagaVictoria parkNew vocabularyIELTSLearning tipsenglish study tipsTourist tipsJournalism Masterclassmusic festival Londonlondon eventsInsider info Londonenglish courses londonwriting a mini sagaSomewhere to visitgrammar tipsReading in EnglishVocabulary notebookstudy tips


We use cookies to enable essential services and functionality on our site and to collect data on how visitors interact with our site, products and services. By clicking accept, you agree to our use of these tools for advertising, analytics and support.