British Houses

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Дата: Saturday, 29 February 2020, 13:32

1. Main Types of British Houses

2. A Block of Flats


A large building that is divided into flats (apartments)/US: apartment building/


3. A Detached House

A detached house is not joined to any other house.


4. A Semi-detached House

A semi detached house is a  house which is joined to another house on one side.


5. A Terrace(d) House

Terrace house is a house which is part of a line of houses. It is a  house which is joined to other houses on two sides.


6. A Mansion

 A mansion is a large and impressive house: the large house of a wealthy person.


7. A Cottage

A cottage is a small house,  usually of only one  story. It is a small, modest  house at a lake,  mountain resort,  etc., owned or rented  as a vacation home.


8. A Caravan

A caravan is a vehicle equipped for living in, typically towed (буксируемый)by a car and used for holidays.


9. A Farmhouse

A farmhouse is a house attached to a farm,  the dwelling from which the farm is managed.


10. A Hut

A hut is a small or humble dwelling of simple  construction, especially one madeof natural  materials,  as of logs or grass.


11. A Bungalow

A bungalow is a ​house that usually has only one ​storey.


12. A Skyscraper

A skyscraper is a very tall building with many stories.


13. A Chalet

A chalet is a small wooden house, especially in a mountain area or a holiday camp.