Monthly Archive: 2012. december

Funny quotes about New Year/ Vicces újévi idézetek

„Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account.”           Oscar Wilde   „An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” Bill Vaughn   ”Now there are more overweight people in America than average-weight …

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Gap-fill task 3 /Lyukas szöveg III.

Complete the text with the missing words below. There is an extra word for you.                  corn          mixture       table        brandy       trees         bedroast        midday        during      leaves        money                                            Christmas in England The English love to decorate Christmas 1. ……………… and hang up evergreen branches. The English gift giver is called Father Christmas. He wears a …

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Gap-fill task 4 /Lyukas szöveg IV.

Copmlete the text with the missing words below. There is an extra word for you.                                                    duck    carols      person       mistletoe       button      arrives    ship    sleigh      indoors      variety     reindeer Christmas in the US Santa Claus is the Dutch word for St Nicholas, Sinterklaas. Although the Dutch had brought him with them in the 17th century, he …

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Christmas quotes and sayings/ Karácsonyi üdvözletek

 Funny quotes:                                                                                                 • Wishing you a season filled with sweetness.   • Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle.   • You don’t need Visa when you got Santa!   • Sugar and spice makes Christmas nice!   • If you don’t believe, you won’t receive!   • Christmas prayer: Guardian angel pure and …

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Holidays in Britain/ Brit ünnepek

• Valentine’s Day On 14 th February many people send a card to the one they love or                           someone they have fallen in love with. The card is usually not signed, so people spend a lot of time trying to guess who has sent them.   • Pancake Day: Ash Wednesday is the day in …

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Karácsonyi puding/Christmas pudding

Karácsonyi puding/Christmas pudding   8 oz raisins                               5 oz butter 10 oz currants                           5 large eggs, beaten 10 oz sultanas                           1 apple, grated 4 oz mixed peel                        2 oz ground almonds 16 oz soft brown sugar             1 orange, grated and squeezed 2 oz glacé cherries                    2 tablespoons of brandy 8 oz breadcrumbs                     ½ teaspoon mixed …

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