Презентация "Holidays, Customs and Traditions in the UK and Russia"


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  • Holidays, Customs and Traditions in the UK and Russia

Christmas in the UK and Russia

  • Is celebrated on the 7th
  • of January, all-night services
  • in churches, the birth of Jesus Christ. Traditional food - sochivo
  • Is celebrated on the 25th
  • of December.
  • A carol service
  • Special socks for presents. Traditional food - turkey and Christmas pudding

New Year in the UK and Russia

  • Is celebrated on the 31th
  • of December.
  • Family holiday. Presents
  • Is celebrated on the 31th
  • of December.
  • New Year’s parties.
  • Trafalgar square

Victory Day – Remembrance Day

  • Is celebrated on the 9th
  • of May.
  • Flowers.
  • Parade
  • The Tomb of Unknown Soldier
  • Is celebrated on the 11th
  • of November.
  • War veterans. Cenotoph
  • To honour

The 8th of March – Mother’s Day

  • Is celebrated on the 8th
  • of March.
  • A happy and nice holiday.
  • Holiday dinner
  • Traditional gifts
  • Is celebrated in Spring.
  • Make a cake.
  • Lay the table

Easter

  • Is celebrated in Spring
  • Symbolizes the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Boiled painted eggs
  • Is celebrated in Spring.
  • Easter Bunny – symbol of a new life.
  • Chocolate Easter eggs

British Carnivals and Festivals

  • Pancake day
  • April Fool’s Day

Russian Holidays and Celebrations

  • Maslenitsa
  • The beginning of spring
  • Burn straw scarecrows of winter
  • Traditional songs and dances

Guy Fawkes Night and Maslenitsa

  • Is celebrated in November.
  • A bornfire
  • Burn a dummy of Guy Fawkes
  • Is celebrated in spring. Burn straw scarecrows of winter. Cook pancakes. Traditional songs and dances

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