The Shard is an 8-7 storey skyscraper, which sits in the heart of London. It is known as the shard of glass. Construction began in 2009 and was completed three years later in 2012, making it Western European’s tallest building.
Designed by architect Renzo Piano, The Shard is the second tallest free standing structure in the UK. Its exterior boasts 11.000 glass panels – that’s equivalent in area to eight football pitches or two-and-a-half Trafaigar Squares
The building was developed to have multiple uses, describes on the website as a ‘vertical city where people can live, work and relax’. This motto was clearly taken on board that was found on the 72nd floor towards the end of construction.
What probably makes people interested to stay in the Shard?
It Has multiple uses
It is the tallest building in UK
It was built by famous architect
It is located in the heart of London
Berdasarkan kalimat “The Shard is an 87-storey skyscraper, which sits in the heart of London.”, dapat diketahui bahwa The Shard adalah gedung pencakar langit 87 lantai, yang terletak di jantung kota London, sehingga gedung ini merupakan bangunan yang berada di tengah kota dan dekat dengan fasilitas-fasilitas di London, sehingga pilihan jawaban yang tepat adalah (D) ‘It is located in the heart of London’ atau ‘Berada di jantung kota London’.
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