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Look at the pictures of paper cuts. Answer the questions.
1. What are in the paper cuts? Which one do you like best?
2. What do the paper cuts symbolise? Can you name some occasions when people use paper cuts?
In Chinese culture, paper cuts symbolise the ideas of happiness, good luck and good fortune.The paper cuts have been used for decoration, for religious purposes, and for design patterns for clothing.
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In Chinese culture paper cuts symbolize the ideas of happiness, good luck and good fortune and they have been used for decoration, for religious purposes and for design patterns throughout history.
Paper cuts used for decoration are often seen on windows and gates.
Paper cuts are often used on presents.
The third kind of paper cuts are those used to make design patterns on clothing.
Read the video script of Paper-Cutting on After-class Assignment.
Search online, find out more information about Chinese paper cuts, and write a passage to introduce it.
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