Talk about the following questions with your partner.
What dishes does festival menu include?
What’s the festival menu in your family?
Why is festival menu important?
Deep-fried fish in sweet and sour sauce
Eight Treasure rice pudding
Four Joy meatballs
Reading for details
What’s the meaning of this dish?
It literally means a surplus of food and symbolizes plentiful wealth.
It is believed that they will bring wealth and prosperity.
It means good luck, happiness and fortune.
It means blessing, wealth, longevity and happiness.
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Why was Humpty Dumpty offended when Alice said, “What a beautiful belt you’ve got on!”?
Humpty Dumpty looked thoroughly offended
“What a beautiful belt you’ve got on!” Alice suddenly said, “At least,” she corrected herself, “a beautiful scarf.”
Were Alice and Humpty Dumpty good friends? How do you know that?
They could be good friends. Three reasons:
1. Humpty Dumpty didn’t say anything though he was offended;
2. They can share their feelings;
3. They could share such funny things like un-birthday.
Watch the film adaptation and write a short paragraph about whether you like Lewis Carroll’s stories and why.
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