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Hollyday Traditions

Randall Davis

News Reporter: Hello. This is Charles Richards from Channel 7 News, and we're down here, uh, at the City
Mall, interviewing people on how they celebrate Christmas. And, uh, hi young lady. What is your name?
Young Girl: Elizabeth Carter.
News Reporter: And, uh, Elizabeth, uh. How does your family celebrate Christmas?
Young Girl: We go sledding, and we go over to my grandparents' house and have dinner with them.
News Reporter: Well, that is great, and let me ask this young man. Hi, what is your name? [Johnny.] And
Johnny, how old are you?
Johnny: Five.
News Reporter: And, uh, does your family eat anything particular for Christmas?
Johnny: Turkey . . .
News Reporter: And what does Christmas mean to you?
Young Girl: Going to my grandma's and making their breakfast.
News Reporter: Going to grandma's and making breakfast. And let me ask another young man. Hi, what is
your name? [Steven.] Okay, and Steven, what does Christmas mean to you?
Steven: Giving but not expecting to get.
News Reporter: Now, that's kind of hard for a young man like yourself. What does that mean: Giving by not
Steven: Well, one thing that we do is secret giving.
News Reporter: Secret giving? Now how does that work in your family?
Steven: We sneak up to the porch of somebody that we want to give to, we put the gift that we want to give
to them, ring the doorbell, and hide.
News Reporter: Ring the doorbell and hide? Uh, so you're not expecting something; you just want to
be generous to someone else. Is that right?
Steven: Yeah. That's correct.
News Reporter: And let's interview one more. And, uh, how do you celebrate Christmas? What is the best
thing about Christmas and what does it mean to you?
Child: It means getting off from school!
News Reporter: Getting off from school?! Do you all feel that way?
Group of Children: Yeah!!
Young Girl: Because I hate homework.
News Reporter: Yeah. Well, that all here from the City Mall. Channel 7 reporting.


sledding (noun): the activity or sport of ridding on a sled. Andar de tren.

particular (adjective): special or specific. Algo especial ou especfico.
sneak (verb): to advance or approach without being seen. Pegar algo sem ser visto.
hide (verb): to prevent from being seen or discovered. esconder
generous (adjective): willing to give or share freely. Generoso.
1. Where does this news program take place? (Onde esse novo programa ocorre?)
A. at a shopping center
B. B. at a local school
C. in a city market place

2. How does the young girl, Elizabeth, celebrate this holiday with her family? (E essa jovem garota,
Elizabeth, celebra o feriado com a famlia dela?)
A. They go out to eat at a restaurant.
B. They visit close relatives.
C. They go to see a movie.

3. What does Johnny and his family eat on this day? (O que Johnny e sua famlia comem nesse dia?)

A. turkey
B. ham
C. chicken

4. What sentence best describes Steven's feelings about Christmas? (Que sentena melhor descreve o
sentimento de Steven sobre o natal?)
A. It's a time when people exchange gifts with friends, family, and teachers.
B. It's a holiday when friends give gifts during an elaborate dinner.
C. It's a day when people think of others without waiting for a gift in return.

5. The final young woman says that the best thing about Christmas is: (No final a jovem mulher disse que
a melhor coisa sobre o natal :)
A. receiving presents from classmates.
B. having a vacation from school.
C. sleeping late every day.

As questes de 6 a 10 marque a alternativa correta que completa a frase corretamente, observe que
todas as frases esto no simple past do verbo to be.

6. The money _____ on the desk last week.

A. is 9. It _____ not a good idea to skip class.
B. was A. was
C. were B. were
C. did
7. We _____ together last night.
A. are 10. We ______ not happy about his behaviour.
B. were A. did
C. was B. were
C. was
8. I _____ the one who told him the truth.
A. did
B. was
C. were