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  1. Holiday/Celebration

  2. Breathtaking view • An extremely beautiful view that takes your breath away

  3. To get away from it all • To take a holiday to escape a busy or stressful lifestyle

  4. Holiday brochure • A glossy publication with details of holiday packages

  5. Holiday destination • Where you go for a holiday

  6. Holiday of a lifetime • a special holiday that you are unlikely to repeat • Example: • I cannot wait to go to Disney World; it’s going to be a holiday of a lifetime!

  7. Holiday resort • Aplace where lots of people go for a holiday

  8. hordes of tourists • crowds of tourists

  9. Long weekend • an extended weekend holiday including Friday or Monday

  10. Local crafts • Objects produced locally

  11. Out of season • Outside of the main holiday period

  12. Picturesque • Very pretty; suitable for a picture

  13. Places of interest • Sites of interest to tourists

  14. Wildlife safari • Aholiday, often in Africa, to observe wild animals

  15. Self-catering • Aholiday where you supply your own food

  16. Short break • Ashort holiday

  17. Stunning landscape • Extremely beautiful landscape

  18. Tourist trap • Somewhere where too many tourists go

  19. Celebration • The action of marking one's pleasure at an important event or occasion by engaging in enjoyable, typically social, activity.

  20. Bonfire • Alarge open-air fire used as part of a celebration, for burning trash, or as a signal

  21. cCommemorate • Recall and show respect for (someone or something) in a ceremony.

  22. costume • a style of dress, including accessories and hairdos, especially that are peculiar to a nation, region, group, or historical period

  23. fireworks • small devices that explode to make a display of light and noise.

  24. Flag • a piece of cloth or similar material, attachable by one edge to a pole or rope and used as the symbol of a country or institution or as a decoration during public festivities.

  25. Festival • A day or period of celebration, typically a religious commemoration.

  26. Float • A float is a decorated platform, either built on a vehicle or towed behind one, which is a component of many festive parades, such as those of Mardi Gras in New Orleans or the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

  27. Parade • Apublic procession, esp. one celebrating a special day or event and including marching bands and floats.

  28. Procession • Anumber of people or vehicles moving forward in an orderly fashion, esp. as part of a ceremony or festival. • i.e. “funeral procession”

  29. Family gathering • When all of your family get together and spend time with one another

  30. Funeral • The ceremony of honoring a dead loved one.

  31. Anniversary • The date on which an event occurred in some previous year  • i.e. “wedding anniversary”, “anniversary party”

  32. A get-together • A party

  33. Cocktail party • An afternoon party at which cocktails (alcoholic drinks) are served

  34. Dinner party • Asocial occasion at which guests eat dinner together

  35. Theme/ Costume party • Atype of party, common mainly in contemporary Western culture, where guests dress up in costumes. • i.e. “Halloween costume party”

  36. Questions: • What kind of holiday do you like?
 • What do you like to do when you’re on holiday?


  37. Speech Describe one of your favorite holidays (2-3minutes) • What did you do? • Who were you with? • Did you go anywhere? • What did you enjoy the most? • Did you dislike anything? • Anything interesting happen?