Every country is proud of the achievements and successes. What achievements of the country are you proud?
1. Russia has a lot of achievements in all fields of science, engineering, art, sports, literature, medicine. 2. The world knows the names of many great russian scientists: mathematicians, physicists, chemists, biologists, etc. 3. A lot oif discoveries have been made by them. 4. But the greatest event of the 20-th century was the flight of Man into space. 5. The first cosmonaut on the Earth to fly into space, Jurij Gagarin, was from Russia. 6. It is due to our talanted scientists the dream of flights into space came true and a new age of space exploration began. 7. The Russians have right to be proud of it. 8. Russian people many times have won Nobel prizes for science, literature, peace. 9. Russia has nuclear weapons, a strong army and is one of the most respected countries in the world. 10. Espeecially, Russia is famous for its outstanding people. 11. The names of the great Russin scientists Lomonosov, Tsiolkovskij, Mendeleev, Lobachevskij, Pavlov, Landau, Kurchatov, Vavilov as well as the names of great Russian commanders Suvorov, Kutuzov and many others are well-known all over the world. 12. We are proud of our great writers and poets such as Alexander Pushkin, Lermontov, Tolstoj, Dostoevskij, Turgenev and many others. 13. We are also proud of outstanding Russian composers - Chaikoivskij, Rachmaninov, Glinka; great artists - Ivanov, Brullov, Repin, Vasnetsov, Surikov, Levitan. 14. Russia is proud of its famous sportsmen, who have won a lot of medals in different international sports competitions. 15. Hundreds of athlets have become Olympic recordsmen. 16. The names of Irina Rodnina, Vyacheslav Fetisov, Maria Sharapova... are famous all over the world. 17. Russia is also famous for its ancient towns and modern cities, their wonderful arcitecture and beauty. 18. And I'm proud of our people, who are very talented, hard-working, friendly and hospitable. 19. They are open-hearted and very patient, but very courageous and great patriots of their Motherland.
20. So, I'm very proud of Russia and great Russian people who brought a lot of fame to my country.