If you are conducting busincsscs in forcign markets, it is nccessary to know the customs andtraditions of the locals when it comes to New Ycar's Day celcbrainn.. audicnccs. Let's find outhow some Furopcan countrics celcbrate New Ycar's Day!
Pcople in Spain have a unique way to celebrate New Year's Day. It is a custom to cat 12grapes at midnight on New Year's Eve...inthe coming year If you are able toge all ofthem intoyour mouth, all of your wishes will come true!
..New Year's Day by smashing unused plates and glasses against the doors of family andfricnds. This action is performed with the aim of warding off evil spirits. Some pcople even standon chairs and jumpoff...them bringing good luck.
If you are offered a cake on New Year's Day in Greece, you may need tough teeth As
Januarylst is also Saint Basil's Day in Geee.youwill haveafull lucky year.
.They have the custom of throwing bread at the walls as the clock approaches midnight to
scare away cvil spirits and bring good luck in.
Every ycar，millions of peoplc flock to Bcrlin for onc ofThcy throw partics，watch
fireworks,and drink a German sparkling wine.Families melt lead at home by holding a flamc
bcncath a tablespoon，.. hcart or ring shape indicatcs an upcoming wedding wile a pig is a sign
of plenty of food.
1.What might Grecks find in St.Basil's Cakc on Ncw Year's Day?
A.A grapc. B.A ring. C. A coin. D.A tooth.
What docs a pig shapc of mcltcd lcad indicatc in Germany?
A.Somconc will marry soon.
B.Somcone will strikc the clock.
C.Somcone will have sufficicnt food.
D.Somconc will jump off the chair.
Which of the following is a Danish tradition to welcomc Ncw Ycar's Day?
A.Doing clcaning. B.Brcaking things.
c.Watching fireworks. D.Drinking winc.
4.Fating grapcs on Ncw Ycar's Fve is a custom in
A.Grcccc B.Ircland C.Spain D.Dcnmark
5.What is thc common purposc of cclebration activities in thc fivc countrics?
A.To gct good luck.
B.To be succcsslul in busincss.
C.To scare away bad spirits.
D.To wish for a good harvest.
Scientists.. help scientists keep track of animals that are hard to spot,including endangered animals.
A team of scientists in Denmark came up with...At the very beginning,they