Merry Christmas!

UNIT 6. CHRISTMAS IS COMING!
Lesson 6.4 Merry Christmas!

1. Put the words in two groups.

Merry Christmas!

Greet

Present

Decorations

Ski

Surprise

Dinner

Buy

Skate

Ice

Pull

Snow

Make snowballs

Keep a secret

Hill

Rope

2. Say a true or false sentence about your last winter / last Christmas. Let your partner guess if it is true or not.

Merry Christmas!

3. Match the words to the definitions.

Tree

Sad, not happy.

Box

We can put a present in it.

Upset

Your parents, sisters, brothers, granny and grandpa.

Secret

We have got it at home at Christmas. We decorate it with bright balls.

Present

When we don’t say a word about it.

Family

We give it to people we love at Christmas.

4. Read a definition. Let your partner say the word with his/ her book closed.

5. Choose the true facts about the story.

A. Dad bought the sledge for mother.

B. The family had dinner in the evening.

C. Michael didn’t keep a secret.

D. The family went sledging in the morning.

E. Betsy made a secret present and put it under the tree.

F. Michael got upset at dinner.

G. In the morning the family opened all the presents.

6. Answer the questions.

What was in the box?

What secret did Michael keep?

7. Read and compare your answers in Task 6.

And Michael showed his secret box and said, “Surprise!” Dad opened the box and took a rope out. “Merry Christmas!” said Michael.

“Thank you! You saved our fun! Now we can sledge again!” “You kept a secret and made a surprise, Michael. Well done! And Merry Christmas to you!” said the family.

(After Phyllis Reynolds Naylor)

8. Write what the family did and didn’t do in the story. Use the words:

Buy, have, ask, keep, go, pull.

9. Look at the shapes of the words. Guess the names of presents.

Merry Christmas!

Did you get such presents? Did you like them? Why (not)?


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