Short story intermediate about valentine

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Reading gap text about Love Day

There are some sentences which has been taken out from the text. put the right sentence into the correct gap. Write A,B,C, ... in the gap

A  Children and friends often share funny cards

B  In fact, it is their busiest time of year

C  Some believe it started thousands of years ago

D  Children go to school and adults go to work

E  Although there are some people who hate this day

Question No. /

February 14th is not a national holiday. Businesses and banks are open. Our mail is delivered. . It is a normal day, with one difference. It’s Valentine’s Day!A day to celebrate with our love. Friends and loved ones give each other cards, candy and flowers.

Valentine cards are one of the most popular gifts on this holiday. There are many different kinds. Some people make their own cards, others buy them. Women and men often give each other romantic cards. These cards say, “I Love You.”. They are not romantic. These cards may have funny jokes or riddles. Others may have a greeting like, “You’re a Super Friend!” Children give cards to friends at school parties. These cards are called valentines.

Flowers and candy are also popular Valentine’s Day gifts. Red is the color of love. Many people give red roses tofriends, husbands or wives. Valentine’s week is a very busy time for florists. ! Many stores sell heart shaped boxes of candy. Chocolate is found in most of those boxes. Pink and white M&M’s are another holiday treat. Don’t forget the candy conversation hearts! Both children and adults have fun reading the sayings on those pastel candy hearts.

The history of Valentine’s Day is a mystery. No one knows exactly why or when it began. . In ancient Rome, a festival was held every year on February 15. On this day young men were paired with young women. They were a couple for the remainder of the year. Often these couples would fall in love and marry. Christian tradition celebrates Saint Valentine. He was a kind, loving priest who secretly performed marriages in Rome. During this time, however, marriage was against the law. He was beaten and put in jail. He died on February 14, 270.


R Word Meaning Example



a question that is deliberately very confusing and has a humorous or clever answer → puzzle

-See if you can solve this riddle



something you say or do when you meet someone

in greeting

-She raised her hand in greeting




someone who owns or works in a shop that sells flowers and indoor plants for the home

-this florist always offers the flowers that are well-matched.



a well-known short statement that expresses an idea most people believe is true and wise SYN proverb

-You can’t judge a book by its cover, as the old saying goes.



used when emphasizing that something is no more and no less than a number or amount, or is completely correct in every detail

-It’s exactly half past five



to do something to entertain people, for example by acting a play or playing a piece of music

-Chenier and the band are performing at the Silver Palace -tomorrow.

-The children perform two plays each school year.




used to say that someone opposes or disagrees with something

-Every council member voted against the proposal.

-those who are campaigning against the new road

-He advised me against travelling



a place where criminals are kept as part of their punishment, or where people who have been charged with a crime are kept before they are judged in a law court SYN prison

-He’s been in jail for three months already


برای دسترسی به دروس بیشتر به لینک زیر مراجعه کنید.

گرامر صفر تا صد زبان انگلیسی

لسنینگ از مبتدی تا پیشرفته

لغات زبان انگلیسی به تفکیک موضوع

درک مطلب از سطح مبتدی تا پیشرفته

تمامی موضوعات آیلتس اسپیکینگ پارت یک، دو و سه همراه با جواب


آغاز دوره های آنلاین آموزش زبان توسط استاد خصوصی

اینجا کلیک کنید

ماژیک فسفری

با استفاده از ماژیک فسفری می توانید کلمات و بخش های مهم را برای خود علامت گذاری نمایید و هنگام پاسخ به آزمون از آنها استفاده کنید. برای از بین بردن بخش های رنگی دوباره روی آن کلیک نمایید.

دفترچه یادداشت

هر تعدادی که دوست دارید دفترچه یادداشت ایجاد کنید و نکات مهم را در آن بنویسید.
برای استفاده از دفترچه یادداشت بر روی قسمتی از درس یا آزمون که می خواهید در آنجا نکته ی مهمی را قرار دهید کلیک نمایید.سپس در آن قسمت یک دفترچه یادداشت جدید ایجاد میشود و با کلیک بر روی آن می توانید بازش کنید و نکته های مهم را بنویسید.