Let's talk about outstanding people of Belarus. What famous people of Belarus do you know? What are they famous for?
- There are a lot of famous people among Belarusians: writers and poets, politicians and cosmonauts, artists and sportsmen.
- They are historic figures and our contemporaries.
- I would like to mention some of them.
- First of all, they are the enlighteners from the past: Francisk Scoryna, Euphrosynia Polotskaya, Kirill Turovsky.
- Francisk Scoryna is the most prominent figure, as being an outstanding scientist and humanist, he translated the Bible into the old Belarusian language.
- Next there are famous writers and poets. The names of Y. Kupala, M. Bogdanovich, V. Korotkevich, Vlasil Bykov are world-famous.
- There are examples of talented Belarusians who went abroad and contributed a lot into the culture, economy and science of other countries.
- For example, the world-famous artist Marc Chagall was born in Belarus.
- Finally, the names of Darya Domrachova and Maxim Mirny are among world famous sportsmen.
- So, you see, our country is a talented nation.