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Time to celebrate!


Special days such as birthdays, holidays or festivals, are different than all the other days of the year. These are times to spend with family and friends to share love and joy.

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To celebrate special days we use special greetings.

Here are some examples.

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Rhymes for learning English


There are lots of rhymes for special days! Look at the examples below.

Teaching kids English in a fun way

Roses are red.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet
And so are you!

Learning English in a fun way

Bunnies are brown.
Bunnies are white.
Bunnies are always
An Easter delight.

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Ghosts and witches
Gather here!
Halloween is coming.
Can't you hear?

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Family near.
Holiday cheer.
Oh, what fun,
Thanksgiving's come!


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