№22 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
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Complete the sentences below with your own ideas.
1. As far as my family is concerned the joke is..., because... 2. Typical family traditions in my country ... 3. Having tradi¬tions ...
You are going to listen to an expert talking about the importance of family traditions. Before you listen, can you predict the expert's reasons?
@ Now listen to the recording and check. How many of them did you guess? What reasons didn't you mention?
Which of your ideas didn't the expert mention? Share with the class.
In his Live Journal the blogger Familyguy has asked other bloggers to share their family traditions. Read the replies below. Do the bloggers sound happy to share their traditions? Why?
Concerned: My mom would always grease our nose with but¬ter on our birthday morning, so we could slide into the next year. (Does anyone else have this crazy tradition? I think it's Irish. We kids didn't enjoy it much.)
Ivan: When someone in your family gets a new job, a promo¬tion, or a raise, create a tradition that they take you out for dinner. It doesn't have to be a fancy or expensive dinner - you can go for pizza or wraps. We've been doing it for years!
Tabitha: What a great post! My boyfriend and I try to regu¬larly visit areas in the city (Washington DC) where we live.