Click here to log in
4 million accounts created!
JOIN our free club and learn English now!
Get a free English lesson every week! 2 MILLION subscribers!
- English translator
- Our other sites
Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #41758: Universe
There are billions of galaxies in the Universe. A galaxy is a large collection of stars.
It also contains gas and dust. Many galaxies continue to form new generations of stars.
There are three kinds of galaxies: spiral, elliptical
and irregular (which doesn't really have a shape)
Spiral galaxies look like giant pinwheels in the sky.
Our Solar System is located in the Milky Way Galaxy.
It 's a spiral galaxy like this one. It has spiral arms and a bright central part.
The ancient Greek astronomers thought that The Milky Way looked like a river of milk running through the sky.
Galaxy comes from the Greek word for milk.
Intermediate Twitter Share
English exercise "Universe" created by lili73 with The test builder
Click here to see the current stats of this English test [Save] [Load] [?]
End of the free exercise to learn English: Universe
A free English exercise to learn English.
Other English exercises on the same topic : Nature | All our lessons and exercises