Valentine’s Day

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14 02, 2019

English Performance: The Princess and the Four Gifts

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A Good play for your English drama club to prepare a performance for Valentine's Day. English performances are beneficial for students in many ways: They help students gain self-confidence because acting in front of people is not easy. Acting boosts public speaking skills. Students develop pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar skills. English Performance: The Princess and

14 02, 2019

Americans Celebrate Saint Valentine’s Day

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Would you like to know how Americans celebrate Saint Valentine's Day? Roots of St. Valentine's Day St. Valentine's Day has roots in several different legends that have found their way to us through the ages. One of the earliest popular symbols of the day is Cupid, the Roman god of love, who is represented by

11 02, 2019

American Cherokee Legend of the Strawberry

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Read American Cherokee Legend of the Strawberry It's a good Valentine story for reading and discussion First man and First Woman had an argument. First Man said to First Woman, "Why are you so lazy? I told you to have my meal ready hours ago." First Woman said, "If you would have gathered fire wood,

10 02, 2019

Wealth, Success and Love

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Read the Legend of Native Americans "Wealth, Success and Love". It is a good story to read and discuss on the eve of Valentine's Day. A woman came out of her lodge and saw three old men with long white hair sitting in her front yard. She didn't recognize them. She said, "I don't think

9 02, 2019

Legends About Saint Valentine

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Read these legends about Saint Valentine Legend one about St. Valentine St. Valentine was a Christian priest who lived in 270 A.D. (270 years after Christ was born). At that time, the Roman government controlled much of the world. The Roman government needed many soldiers to protect its lands. The Emperor Claudius II decided that

6 02, 2019

Use These Valentine Samples

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Valentine Samples If you don't know how to write a valentine in English, you may use valentine samples presented below. Words of love we use for the people we love will be of great help as well. What Words of Love to Write? You are the sunshine of my life … Has anyone ever said

13 02, 2018

The Language of Flowers

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Do you know the language of flowers? Meanings have been invested in particular flowers since ancient times, though by the 18th century, their simple code had become a well-developed language for lovers. Flowered Victorian Valentine cards spoke volumes to initiators of  “the language of flowers.”   Almond blossom symbol of sweetness and delicacy; its message

11 02, 2018

Heart Idioms

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Learn Heart Idioms and use them in the sentences of your own.   break somebody’s heart - разбить чье-либо сердце to make someone very unhappy by ending a relationship with them or doing something that upsets them a lot He broke my heart when he left me. It’ll break your father’s heart if you tell him you’re giving up college. at heart - в душе,

10 02, 2018

Valentines History

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Here you'll find: some interesting facts from the history of  valentines information about different types of handmade valentines Do you know what a valentine is? A valentine is a card sent, often anonymously, on St. Valentine's Day, to a person one loves or is attracted to. The First Valentines Verses and other valentine greetings were

9 02, 2018

SHMILY

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Laura Hammond wrote the SHMILY story in 1995 as a short story in tribute to her grandparents who found numerous ways to surprise one another with messages telling each other, "See How Much I Love You." Laura's story was quickly forwarded throughout her family. Soon, friends of relatives were also inspired. The SHMILY story has since