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Valentine’s Day 2012
How Americans Celebrate
The Day of Love
February 14th
The History of
Saint Valentine’s Day
• Legend has it that in the third century, Emperor
Claudius II of Rome made it illega...
The History of
Saint Valentine’s Day
• Many years later, the Catholic Church
recognized Valentine as a saint for his effor...
Valentine’s Day Vocabulary
Love
Crush
Sweetheart
My Valentine
Cupid
Love Letters
Secret Admirer
To Get Engaged
To Get Marr...
Symbols of Valentine’s Day
Candy
RosesCupid
Ways to Celebrate
Dress in Red and Pink
Tell your “crush” that
you love him/her
Give your mom
flowers
Give candy to
your f...
Do You Know This
Famous Love Song?
• Can You Feel the Love Tonight?
Or This One?
A Whole New World
Let’s Translate This
Popular Love Song
Love You Like a Love Song by Selena Gomez
It's been said and done
Every beautiful t...
Let’s Translate This
Popular Love Song
Love You Like a Love Song by Selena Gomez
It's been said and done
Every beautiful t...
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  1. 1. Valentine’s Day 2012 How Americans Celebrate The Day of Love February 14th
  2. 2. The History of Saint Valentine’s Day • Legend has it that in the third century, Emperor Claudius II of Rome made it illegal for men to get married because he wanted them to fight in his wars. • A local priest named Valentine broke the law and helped young couples who wanted to get married. • When Claudius found out about Valentine’s secret marriages, he had Valentine arrested and ordered for him to be killed. • While Valentine was in jail, he wrote a love letter to his girlfriend and signed it “From Your Valentine.”
  3. 3. The History of Saint Valentine’s Day • Many years later, the Catholic Church recognized Valentine as a saint for his efforts to preserve marriage. • We honor him today on February 14th of every year. Many people still write love letters to their boyfriends and girlfriends. They sign the letters “From Your Valentine.” • Many people get engaged or get married on Valentine’s Day.
  4. 4. Valentine’s Day Vocabulary Love Crush Sweetheart My Valentine Cupid Love Letters Secret Admirer To Get Engaged To Get Married
  5. 5. Symbols of Valentine’s Day Candy RosesCupid
  6. 6. Ways to Celebrate Dress in Red and Pink Tell your “crush” that you love him/her Give your mom flowers Give candy to your friends
  7. 7. Do You Know This Famous Love Song? • Can You Feel the Love Tonight?
  8. 8. Or This One? A Whole New World
  9. 9. Let’s Translate This Popular Love Song Love You Like a Love Song by Selena Gomez It's been said and done Every beautiful thought has been already sung And I guess right now here's another one So your melody will play on and on, with best of them You are beautiful, like a dream come alive, incredible A centerfold miracle, lyrical You've saved my life again And I want you to know baby I love you like a love song, baby And I keep hitting repeat I love you like a love song, baby And I keep hitting repeat
  10. 10. Let’s Translate This Popular Love Song Love You Like a Love Song by Selena Gomez It's been said and done Every beautiful thought has been already sung And I guess right now here's another one So your melody will play on and on, with best of them You are beautiful, like a dream come alive, incredible A centerfold miracle, lyrical You've saved my life again And I want you to know baby I love you like a love song, baby And I keep hitting repeat I love you like a love song, baby And I keep hitting repeat

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