Английский язык. 5 класс

Урок 41. Celebrations

Vocabulary

Fill in the gaps.

1. People in Suzdal Cucumber Day.

2. Cucumber soup and jam are treat on Cucumber Day.

3. Cucumber Day is a festival. 

harvest
popular
celebrate
Grammar

Sort out countable and uncountable nouns.

Countable

Uncountable

banana
cranberry
tomato
biscuit
pumpkin
rice
wheat
carrot
milk
tea
sauce
water
Vocabulary

Underline the correct item.

set off/light fireworks

have a food/family dinner

dress off/up

light gifts/bonfires

exchange/celebrate gifts

Reading

What do children do on Cucumber day in Suzdal?

cook cranberry sauce

sing ditties

light bonfires

Listening

Listen to the text about Astrakhan Watermelon Festival and choose the correct item.

Astrakhan watermelon festival offers:

Grammar

Use the words to label the pictures.

some oranges
a banana
some bananas
an orange
some bread
a piece of bread
Grammar

Use the words to make the sentences.

any melons

Are there

the garden?

in

on

the table.

some

There are

grapes

got

apple.

an

have

I

there any

Is

coffee in

the jar?

milk in

the bottle.

There

isn’t

much

Vocabulary

Complete the sentences.

1. A is something you give as a present.

2. A is the activity when people try to win.

3. A is something you put on during the festival.

4. A lasts some days to celebrate something.

Reading/Vocabulary

Complete the text with the words from the list. Two words are extra.

On January 25th, Russian students Tatiana’s Day. In 1755, on the 25th of January, Tatiana’s day, Moscow State University was . The day also marks the beginning of the winter for university . It is one of the most Russian holidays for young people.

students
founded
celebrate
festivals
popular
holidays
people
Reading/Vocabulary

Put the paragraphs in the correct order.

During the festival people eat strawberries and vote for the festival Queen. There are a lot of activities: competitions, parades and lots of music. Everyone has a good time.

People shop at the festival too. They can buy strawberry ice cream, strawberry biscuits, strawberry milkshakes and strawberry cakes to take home with them.

Every year in Florida, USA, there is a fantastic strawberry festival. It takes place in the spring. The Florida festival is one of the best festivals in North America.

Reading/Vocabulary

Complete the text with the phrases from the list.

Dear Sam,

Thank you for your letter. .

I’m writing to tell you about Women’s Day in Russia. this holiday on the 8th of March. Families and a surprise for mothers and grandmothers. I usually give my Mum and draw a nice picture for her.

That’s all. .

,

Arina

It was nice to hear from you again
Write me back
flowers
We celebrate
have a festive dinner
Love
Reading/Vocabulary

Complete the text with the words from the list. Two words are extra.

Victory Day is the most important national holiday in Russia. People a military parade and the fireworks at night on Victory Day. The biggest parade is in Moscow’s Red Square. The veterans their medals. Another tradition is to flowers to veterans in the street and to lay wreaths at the war memorial sites. At home, people family dinners to honour veterans of the Great Patriotic War and remember those who passed away. Families also watch favourite films about the War. On the 9th of May, millions of people in the Immortal Regiment.

Reading

Use the information in the text to complete the factfile.

Victory Day is the most important national holiday in Russia. People attend a military parade and watch the fireworks at night on Victory Day. The biggest parade is in Moscow’s Red Square. The veterans wear their medals. Another tradition is to give flowers to veterans in the street and to lay wreaths at the war memorial sites. At home, people have family dinners to honour veterans of the Great Patriotic War and remember those who passed away. Families also watch favourite films about the War. On the 9th of May, millions of people parade in the Immortal Regiment.

The name of the holiday
Date
Country
Holiday activities
Russia
Victory Day
1. attend a military parade. 2. watch fireworks 3. give flowers to veterans 4. have a family dinner 5. watch films about the war 6. parade in the Immortal Regiment
9th of May
Writing

Complete the personal letter.

Dear Peter,

Thank you for It was nice to hear .

I’m writing to tell you about Victory Day in Russia. We this holiday on . People usually in the morning and . in the evening. Also, we to veterans.

This day is very for the Russian people.

That’s all. Write to me .

Yours,

Anna

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