Sunday, 3 January 2010

Fourth year. Listening: Christmas Around the World

Watch the following video and answer the questions below.

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1. where does the custom of putting out shoes for Father Christmas come from?

2. What was the real ancient source Santa Claus' idea?

3. Who is Father Spanker?

4. What does Kenneth relate epiphany to?

5. Who's La Befana?

6. What's the feast of the seven fishes? What fish do they mention?

7. What's Boxing Day?

8. When do celebrations start in Sweden?

9. What happens in St. Lucia's Day?

10. What is the pre-Christian meaning of Christmas?

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