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Ankunft

Italy celebrates the arrival of the new year with fireworks.

möglichst bald

I need a drink as soon as possible - I'm very thirsty.

brennen

You burn a candle to give light.

Kerze

In Italy, they light a candle at New Year.

Feier

There was a celebration when the football team won.

Champagner

People drink champagne at midnight at New Year.

Drachen

In China, a dragon parades through the streets at new year.

Umschlag

She put the letter into the envelope.

Feuerwerke

People celebrate Guy Fawkes Night by watching fireworks.

hier: Viel Glück!

I hear you have an exam today. Good luck!

Traube

Grapes are my favourite fruit.

Glückwunschkarte

Everyone sends New Year greetings cards in Japan.

Frohes neues Jahr!

They say 'Happy New Year!' to each other at midnight.

wie lange

How long do New Year celebrations last in China?

Linsen

On New Year's Eve in Italy, everyone eats lentils.

anzünden

We should light a candle - it's very dark.

sich etw. Wünschen

Make a wish then blow out the candles.

Silvester

In Brazil, people wear white clothes on New Year's Eve.

Nuddel

In Japan, they eat special noodles on 31 December.

Portemonnaie

I always keep my money in my purse.

Reis

They eat a lot of rice in India.

klingeln

The bells ring 108 times.

Suppe

Tomato soup is really tasty.

Beginn, Anfang

The Diwali festival is the start of the Hindu New Year.

Koffer

I quickly packed my suitcase.

werfen

They throw flowers into the sea.

Tradition

In Italy, it is tradition to put a candle in the window at New Year.

traditionel

On New Year’s Day people drink sake, traditional Japanese rice wine.

Unterwäsche

In Venezuela, people wear yellow underwear under their clothes to bring good luck.

Welle

He surfed on a big wave in the sea.

Wein

People often drink wine to celebrate New Year.