St. Patrick's Day

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A brief introduction to St. Patrick's Day aimed at ESL/EFL students, but can be used for others.

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  • Cliffs of Mohr
  • A rural road
  • Doors of Dublin
  • Dublin
  • Old castle
  • Some famous muscians
  • Irish stew consists of vegetables & beef or lamb, Irish soda bread, a St. Patrick’s Day cupcake
  • Irish coffee has coffee, sugar, whiskey and whipped cream. Green beer is sold on St. Patrick’s Day all over.
  • Leprechaun
  • Wearin’ o’ the green
  • Write a paragraph with a topic sentence about one of these men.
  • St. Patrick's Day

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    4. 4. IrelandIreland
    5. 5. Irish MusicIrish Music  U2U2  CorrsCorrs  Celtic ThunderCeltic Thunder  CranberriesCranberries  The ChieftainsThe Chieftains  WestlifeWestlife  Van MorrisonVan Morrison  Sir James GalwaySir James Galway
    6. 6. FoodFood
    7. 7. DrinksDrinks
    8. 8. ParadesParades
    9. 9. LondonLondon
    10. 10. New YorkNew York
    11. 11. Niagara FallsNiagara Falls
    12. 12. SydneySydney
    13. 13. Table Mtn, SouthTable Mtn, South AfricaAfrica
    14. 14. Washington DCWashington DC
    15. 15. PoliticiansPoliticians
    16. 16. MayorsMayors
    17. 17. DescribeDescribe

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