Learn American Holidays – Halloween

hey everyone I’m Alicia Halloween is a time for celebration in the USA it’s become the second most popular holiday in the nation over the years Halloween is known for its oftentimes scary costumes elaborate parties and events horror film festivals and its many gothic trappings this holiday was a late comer to the u.s. […]

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British Holidays – Pancake Day and Shrove Tuesday

British Holidays – Pancake Day and Shrove Tuesday

Hi everyone, I’m Gina. Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday to give it its proper name, is the Tuesday seven weeks before Easter. It is the last day before a period of abstinence, Lent, starts. In this lesson, you’re going to learn about why it is commonly known as Pancake Day and why it is a […]

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