This week's English activity for Pre-Intermediate English language students is about Burns Night.
Burns Night is celebrated on January 25, on the birthday of the national poet of Scotland, Robert Burns.
Watch the video below of a Burns supper to learn more about Burns Night and see some of the typical ways that people celebrate it.
Can you complete the gaps in these sentences, using the words in the word box below?
a) People in Scotland __________ Burns Night on _______ 25.
b) Robert Burns is regarded by many people as the national poet of _____ .
c) Burns suppers are held around the world to mark the ________ of Robert Burns.
d) The evening usually begins with a welcome ______ by the host.
e) Guests drink a toast to Robert Burns, and eat ________ .
f) The evening usually ends with people ______ the song Auld Lang Syne.
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