Christmas- Adverbs of Frequency

Level: Beginner

Topic: General

Grammar Topic: Adjectives and Adverbs

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Adverbs of Frequency Xmas Traditions 

 

In your team, choose one of the sentences below and guess the missing adverb of frequency. You can ask 

for a hint before you guess, but if you guess wrong you cannot try again. You get five points if you guess 

correctly without a hint, two points if you guess correctly after a hint, or one point if you can guess 

another team’s sentence correctly after they have failed. 

 

In Britain, Xmas pudding is ___________________________ served hot 

 

Japanese shopping centres ________________________ take their Xmas decorations down on Xmas 

Day.  

 

British people ____________________________ cook turkey for Xmas 

 

Australians ________________________________ eat outside on Xmas Day. 

 

British children _________________________________ put out a glass of sherry and mince pie on 

Xmas Eve. 

 

British people ________________________ put a coin in the Xmas pudding 

 

British people _______________ go to church on Christmas day 

 

British people _________________________ listen to the Queen’s speech on Xmas Day 

 

British people _________________________________ use the expression “Santa” or “Santa Claus” 

 

British people _____________________________ put presents in stockings. 

 

British kids ______________________________ go carolling (standing outside people’s houses singing 

Xmas songs). 

 

British people _______________________ invite friends round for Xmas dinner.   

 

It _____________________ snows in London on Xmas Day.   

 

Written by Alex Case for UsingEnglish.com © 2007 

 

British people __________________________ eat out on Xmas day   

 

British people _____________________ decorate the outside of their houses with Xmas decorations such 

as fake snow on the roof and life sized figures of Santa. 

 

British people _____________________ have fireworks on Xmas Day 

 

There is ___________________________ fog in London on Xmas Day.   

 

British people ___________________________ leave their Xmas decorations up until 12 January   

 

British Xmas trees _______________________ have a Santa Claus on the top. 

 

Trains _________________________________ run on Xmas Day in the UK. 

 

It ___________________ snows on Xmas Day in South Africa, New Zealand, Australia. 

 

British people _____________________ have a fresh cream Xmas cake. 

 

Written by Alex Case for UsingEnglish.com © 2007