How to enter: Write a 250-300 words essay for higher levels (Intermediate – Advanced) or 150-200 words essay for lower levels (Beginner to Pre-Intermediate) on any Public Holiday from your country.
Please hand in your essay to your teacher by Thursday 01 March
Your essay should include some history of this day, customs, traditions, food, clothes and other points of interest.
Here are some ideas:
• Eid al Fitr and Eid al Adha- Saudi Arabia
• Our Lady Aparecida, Patron St of Brazil
• Dia de la Raza- Colombia
• Martyrs of the Colonial Repression Day- Angola
• Commemoration of Ataturk and Youth and Sports Day-Turkey
• Jamahiriya Day-Libya
• Whit Monday- Germany
• Berchtold’s Day – Switzerland
• National Unity Day-Russia
• Buddha’s Birthday- South Korea