العثور على كنز أثري في بريطانيا

Pieces from the gold treasure

<span xml:lang="en"><paragraph role="introduction">Hello and welcome to BBC Xtra English!</paragraph><paragraph>A man in Britain called Terry Herbert has just discovered the largest Anglo-Saxon treasure to be found in the UK until now.</paragraph><paragraph>He found the treasure on a farm using a simple metal detector.</paragraph><paragraph>The treasure includes 5 kilograms of gold and about 2.5 kilograms of silver.</paragraph><paragraph>It is made up of over 1300 pieces of jewellery and other items with precious stones and beautiful decorations.</paragraph><paragraph>The other items includes swords, knives and metal caps used to protect peoples heads during times of war.</paragraph><paragraph>The treasure is now being kept in secure storage at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.</paragraph><paragraph>Robert Broomby, the BBC's British affairs correspondent, told the BBC that this is a very significant find, particularly as the quality of the craftsmanship is supreme.</paragraph><paragraph>But experts are still unsure of who exactly made the treasure and who it belonged to so many years ago.</paragraph><paragraph>Why do you think people are so excited by finding treasure? Write to us in English! لماذا يتحمس الناس عند العثورعلى كنز؟ اكتب لنا بالإنجليزية!</paragraph> <audio media-id="d7e348"/> <paragraph>Anglo-Saxon انجلو سكسوني treasure كنز metal detector جهاز كهربائي للكشف عن المعادن kilogram كيلوجرام precious stones احجار كريمة decorations زينة swords سيوف caps قبعات secure storage تخزين آمن craftsmanship حرفية</paragraph> <audio media-id="d7e504"/> </span>