What is a Capital City?
Read the text to learn about Jerusalem. Try to figure out the meaning of the new words in bold.
On December 5, 1949, almost a year after the state of Israel had been established, David Ben-Gurion declared Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel. In 1980, the Knesset made a Basic Lawחוק יסוד stating that, "Jerusalem, completeשלמה and unitedמאוחדת, is the capital of Israel." A capital city has special characteristics. Play the game below to discover them.
Use the text to translate the new words.
What sitesאתרים are in a capital city? Play to learn.