Saturday, 14 February 2009
St. Valentine... or Love is on the Air
It’s that time of the year when couples show their love for each other by sending cards, flowers and chocolates. But Valentine’s Day is not only about public displays of affection: in recent years it has also become big business. In the UK alone, more than £20 million is spent on flowers, whilst in the United States over $1 billion is forked out on chocolates.
Do you want to Know more about this sentimental or commercial day? Go on reading while you listen to the story and try the comprehension questions.
And try Samanthe Hague's page about the vocabulary of love or try the romance crossword!!!