David:Do you know what Christmas is about?
You:No,my teacher did told me once,but I can’t remember.
David:You can tell about the word Chiristmas,inside of the Christmas was the word Christ.
You:oh, the birth of the Christ.
David:In fact, nowadays Americans mainly see Christmas as a time to give gifts and forget the Christmas has religious basics.
You:Yes, my teacher did told me about that, but I forget. I know another one, too. The resurrection of the Christ, it’s Thanksgiving, right?
David:Thanksgiving,No.you are talking about the Easter. What do you know about Thanksgiving?
You:I know that people eat turkey on Thanksgiving, that’s about it.
David:Actually, thanksgiving is a national holiday in the US, the origins are from the national history of the country. when the English builders arrived to the America, they suffered very severe conditions. they didn’t bring many resources, they were hungry and of course it was a very difficult time for them.
You:how long was the holiday?
You:Only one day!