British Holidays – Easter

British Holidays – Easter

hi everyone I’m Gina after Christmas the second biggest religious event of the year in the UK is Easter even for people who don’t celebrate Easter as a religious observance it is an important time of the year the date changes every year but it always coincides with the start of spring in this lesson […]

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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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