You should already know some basic facts about the origins of Thanksgiving.
Let´s update them and discover for info about nowadays´ Thanksgiving celebrations.
Read them carefully and then search for info.
Good luck and ..... break your leg!!!
important event on Thanksgiving is the evening meal.
Do you know
what to say “thanks” or “no thanks” to?.
Click here and you´ll see.
these statements are true or false. Correct the false ones.
- Sweet potatoes are healthy
because they contain nutrients as well as potasium and vitamins A and B
- Stuffing is healthy because it
contains plenty of calories
- Turkey is healthier with gravy
- Green beans are a “thanks” and
a must as they contain plenty of water and antioxidants.
- Pumpkin pie should be a “no,
following text and then answer whether the question below.
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John wants to buy a special wedding
ring for his fiancée on Thanksgiving. He´s already seen one at Macy´s and is
going for it. The problem for John is his working schedule. He works at a shop
near Macy´s and his timetable on Thanksgiving is from 7:00 p.m. to 00:00.
On Black Friday he works from 8:00
a.m. to 5:00 p.m..
Can he buy the wedding ring at
Why?, or why not?
following questions are about the most important Thanksgiving parade in New York. Read them
slowly and choose the correct option.
Thanskgiving parade finishes at:
cinema b. Macy´s department store c. Macy´s supermarket d. Macy´s toy shop
first Thanksgiving parade dates from
a. 1906 b. 1916
c. 1926 d. 1936
parade starts at :
a. 7:00 a.m. b. 8:00 a.m. c. 8:00 p.m. d. 7:00 p.m.
4. What TV
channel broadcasts the parade on line?
a. FOX b. ABC
c. NBC d. CNN.
parade is celebrated on
a. Black Friday b. Independence Day c. Thanskgiving d. Bonfire Night
text below. Then answer the question. Click her for info on TV guide.
Simpson´s want to watch different programmes on Thanksgiving Day. Lisa wants to
A Charlie Brown
Thanksgiving but she has to practise with her saxofon from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00
to watch American Guns but they do not have Discovery Channel at home.
eager to watch A Very Gaga Thanksgiving but she always goes to bed before 9:00
to watch The Comedy Central Roast.
Homer is a 49ers fan and wants to watch the NFL game on CBS.
to watch his / her favourite programme?PART 5
some of the most representative Thanksgiving facts.
1. In 2015 Thanksgiving was celebrated
a. November 24th b November 25th c November 26th d. November 27th
production of cranberries in the US in 2016 is estimated to be of:
a. 859 million ounces b. 859 million kgs. c. 895 million pounds d. 859 million pounds.
first North American president not to eat the turkey given to him as a present
a. Abraham Lincoln b. George Truman c. George Bush d.
first Thanksgiving was celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in:
a. 1605 b. 1620 c.
1621 d. 1941
number of turkeys raised in the USA
for 2016 Thanksgiving is estimated as:
a. 243 million b 243 thousand c. 243 hundred d. 243 hundred thousand