Talking about Diwali - English lesson to know all about Diwali (Vocabulary, Phrases & Expressions)
Blog : http://www.learnex.in/english-lesson-vocabulary-and-phrases-talking-about-diwali
Diwali is celebrated in India as the Festival of Lights and is one of the most important festivals of India . Indian people all over the globe celebrate this festival with great enthusiasm .
In this English lesson you will learn vocabulary related to Diwali.
Website : http://www.learnex.in
Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/letstalkpodcast
Deepawali - means a row of lights . The name Diwali evolved from Deepa - meaning lamp and vali meaning row .
Diya - means earthern oil lamp which is lit up during Diwali .
Rangoli - coloured sand designs made on the floor as part of Diwali decoration
Toran - garland of flowers used to decorate doors and vehicles
Sparklers - noiseless firecrackers that when lighted up form beautiful patterns
Crackers : fire crackers or fireworks that are burst during Diwali celebrations
Dhanteras : the day of Diwali that is celebrated by businessman as the day of starting their new financial year . Gold is also bought on this day .
Laxmi pooja - Laxmi is the Hindu goddess of prosperity and wealth .. She is worshipped through a special ceremony called pooja in order to receive her blessings
Bhai Dooj - it is a celebration of siblings where the brother is made to feel special by the sister , gifts are exchanged .
Saree - the traditional Indian garment is draped by women on Diwali
Salwar kameez - is another traditional dress worn by women on Diwali
Kurta - is the traditional garment worn by men on Diwali
Tagged under: English lessons,Free English,English lesson,English video,vocabulary,business English,Grammar,learn grammar,English speaking,spoken English,learn English,speak English,speaking English,fluent English,fluency English,English training video,speak fluent English,accent training,American accent,British accent,US accent,UK accent,personality development,words,sentences,public speaking,presentation,English lesson Diwali,Diwali festival,ESL
Find more lesson plans like this:Look Who's Talking (Tu Quoque) Fallacy: Definition & Examples
Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.
Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip
Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans
1. Students enter a simple code
2. You play the video
3. The students comment
4. You review and reflect
* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities
With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.
Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking
Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class
Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices
Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes