MEMORIAL DAY – Federal Holiday in USA

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Memorial Day is a federal holiday in USA celebrated on May 30th. It was on for my students of intermediate level who came to the class just on 30.5.

Those who came to the class just on 30.5. were informed about Memorial Day, a federal holiday in USA celebrated just on May 30th.

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who died in service of USA. It was connected with the American Civil War (1861-65) that was between the northern and sourthern United States.

The 30th of May 1868 is indicated for the purpose of strewing with flowers or decorating the graves who died in defence of their country.

Nowadays Americans don’t go to work (only people in public services such as police or fire/rescue service etc.) and stay with families. Children don’t go to school. They like barbecuing e.g.

To get to know about the State Holidays in USA is also a part of my English lessons to broaden my students‘ horizons also this way.

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