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Holiday

  1. 1. Holiday Group Members: 71116.71117.71122.71131.71136
  2. 2. American Holidays
  3. 3. <ul><li>American Civil War 美國南北戰爭 </li></ul><ul><li>Labor (n.) 勞動 </li></ul><ul><li>Federal (adj.) 聯邦政府的 </li></ul><ul><li>Knight (n.) 騎士 . 武士 </li></ul><ul><li>Union (n.) 協會 . 工會 </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Memorial Day </li></ul><ul><li>This holiday, on the last Monday of every May , is a day on which Americans honor the dead. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Independence Day (July 4) </li></ul><ul><li>Independence Day is regarded as the birthday of the United States as a free and independent nation. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Labor Day </li></ul><ul><li>In many cities the day is marked by parades of working people representing the labor unions. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Columbus Day </li></ul><ul><li>This day commemorates Italian navigator Christopher Columbus' landing in the New World on October 12, 1492. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Thanksgiving </li></ul><ul><li>Thanksgiving Day is the fourth Thursday in November . </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Christmas ( December 25) </li></ul><ul><li>Most Americans send greeting cards to their friends and family at Christmas time. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Taiwanese Holidays
  11. 11. <ul><li>Pomelo 柚子 </li></ul><ul><li>Drive off 趕走 </li></ul><ul><li>Pestilence 有害的事物 </li></ul><ul><li>Patriot 愛國者 </li></ul><ul><li>Rhythm 節奏 </li></ul><ul><li>Tainan Yanshui Fireworks Display 台南鹽水烽炮 </li></ul><ul><li>Taipei Pinghsi Sky Lanterns 台北平溪天燈 </li></ul><ul><li>Indispensable 必需的 </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Mid-Autumn Festival </li></ul><ul><li>The Mid-Autumn Festival is held on the 15th day of the eighth month in the Chinese calendar . </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Dragon Boat Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month . </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Lantern Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Lantern Festival takes place on the fifteenth day of the first moon. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Video <ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRvnDG1O_mo </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hszCx_UR7g&feature=related </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7gqbmUPZgM </li></ul>
  16. 16. Reference <ul><li>http://usa.usembassy.de/holidays.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http:// tw.knowledge.yahoo.com/question/question?qid=1405102407270 </li></ul><ul><li>http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mid-Autumn_Festival </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.gio.gov.tw/info/festival_c/dragon_e/dragon.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holidays_in_Taiwan </li></ul>

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