to honor [ˈɒnə(r)] — чествовать;
almost [ˈɔːlməʊst] — почти;
to thank [θæŋk] — благодарить;
everywhere [ˈevrɪ veri] — везде, повсюду;
possible [ˈpɒsɪb(ə)l] — возможный;
try to be — стараться.
America and England celebrate an wonderful holiday. It is Mother`s Day. There is almost the same holiday on the 8th March in Russia. Mother`s Day is a celebration that honors mothers.
Mother`s day was first celebrated in 1908 in America.
In Great Britain and Ireland celebrate Mothering Sunday on the fourth Sunday of March. They eat cake and buy gifts of chocolate or flowers for their mothers as way to thank them for all they do.
A popular saying is that God cannot be present everywhere and so he created mothers.
If it is not possible to see a mother, one can send presents and cards to her. Flowers and cakes are the traditional gifts for all mothers in England. All women try to be nice and happy on this day.
Материалы похожей тематики:
- Топик на английском языке: International Women’s Day (8 March) / Международный Женский День (8 Марта)