How much do you know about Halloween? Read the text and write the number of a wordnext to the correct picture. Which words are missing?
black catHalloween is celebrated on the last day of October(the 31st).To celebrate Halloween, children often dress up as
mummies, or famous peoplesuch as Superman and Spiderman.One popular Halloween activity is “trick-or treating”.Children dress up in their
costumes, then go topeople’s houses. They knock on the door and say “trickor treat?” This means, give us a treat (usually some
sweets), or we’ll play a trick on you. Most people givethe sweets.In USA Halloween is aften celebrated by teenagerswith a costume party. During this day, horror moviesare watched, ghost stories are told,
graves are visited and they are some of themost popular activities .One of the most important Halloween symbols is the
“Jack O’Lantern”. This is a
pumpkin that has beencut to form a face. A candle is often placed inside thepumpkin and lanterns are put in the front windows ofhouses by people.The most common Halloween food is the “toffeeapple” (also known as the “candy apple”). This isbasically an apple that has been covered in stickysugar syrup.Did you know that there really are so-called
vampirebats? They live in Central and South America, andfeed on the blood of cattle, horses and birds.