14 12, 2023

Andriyivsky Vechornytsy

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St. Andrew's Day Celebration Hi, I'm Sophia. After class activities are very interesting in our school. We often have performances, competitions, public lessons, parties, school trips, exhibitions, fairs, etc. I always take an active part in out of class activities. The most recent highlight in our school life was a performance Andriyivsky Vechornytsy dedicated to

18 05, 2023

Vyshyvanka Day

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Vyshyvanka Day in Ukraine Vyshyvanka Day, also known as Ukrainian Embroidery Day, is a celebration of traditional Ukrainian culture and identity. It is observed on the third Thursday of May each year. Vyshyvanka refers to the traditional Ukrainian embroidered shirt, which is an iconic symbol of Ukrainian folk heritage. Read and speak about Vyshyvanka Day

18 05, 2023

School Celebration

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Writing There are lots of ideas for a school celebration. Imagine you are a designer who was asked to decorate your school for a celebration. In your text: write what celebration it's going to be; describe what decorations you are going to make; write who you will ask for help. Exam in Mind Level B1/B2 Hi

11 04, 2021

April Fools’ Day

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Happy April Fools' Day! April Fools' Day is on the first of April. People like joking on this day. There are jokes on radio and TV as well. Level A2 Read the text about April Fools' Day jokes on radio and television. Welcome to 'The Way the World Is" - a programme where we look at

1 03, 2019

Mardi Gras Facts

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Read some interesting facts about Mardi Gras What is Mardi Gras? Mardi Gras facts tell the story of a celebration that has deep historical roots. Beginning during pagan celebrations, the festival has evolved into a crazy, fun-filled event that has to be seen to be believed. With balls, parades, masks and indulgence in food and

28 01, 2019

Birthday Parties

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Speak about birthday parties. Elementary School A birthday is a special day for a person. It is a personal holiday, but people like to be with their friends and their family on this day. That’s why they have birthday parties. "Happy birthday and many happy returns of the day!" Englishmen usually say to a person

4 01, 2019

Interesting Facts about Hogmanay

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What is Hogmanay? For most of the world December 31 is New Year’s Eve, but in Scotland it’s something much more important: Hogmanay. Hogmanay is a very big deal in Scotland. It’s the biggest day in the festive calendar, a celebration that makes Christmas Day seem very small indeed – and it’s like nothing else

4 01, 2019

Interesting Facts about New Year Celebration in Scotland

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Here are some interesting facts about New Year's Eve in Scotland. The celebration of New Year's Eve is one of the oldest rites known to man. Even in primitive, ancient societies some sort of New Year ritual was celebrated, and the celebrtions were surprisingly similar to our own - composed of about equal parts noise,

3 12, 2018

Hanukkah, Jewish Festival of Lights

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Hanukkah: Facts about the holiday The eight-day Jewish celebration, also known as the Festival of Lights, begins in the evening of Sunday, December 2. When is Hanukkah and for how long does it last? Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish celebration, begins in the evening of Sunday, December 2, and ends in the evening of Monday, December

14 11, 2018

Poems for Thanksgiving Fest

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Let's learn these poems for Thanksgiving Fest Message of Thanksgiving It is good to pause one day each year to take an account of yourself and your surroundings. Thanksgiving gives an opportunity to feel this continuous contact of generations. Thanksgiving is a time for sharing.   If I Should Try If I should try to

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