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Tradition of Christmas gift in Different Countries

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Category: .hack//Sign - Rating: G - Genres:  - Characters:  - Published: 2013/10/23 - Updated: 2013/10/23 - 485 words

Christmas gift is not a strange word to u nowadays with the advent of western culture coming. However, do you know the difference among different countries’ Christmas gifts? And do you know today we have Christmas jewelry that can be treat as a new pattern of Christmas gift?
America. Due to there are too many people in America are immigrant from many other countries and regions, so the tradition of Christmas are different. They may send common gifts or playing a small-sized program to others. And when people received any kind of gift, they must send their own gifts back to express harmonious relationship.
Britain. English people commonly send gifts in morning including roast pork chop, turkey, Christmas pudding and so on. And also some people sing Christmas song from door to door, and then they are perhaps invited into house to enjoy a good dinner and granted a gift.
France. Showing mercy on the people who need help and forgiving mistakes is the best Christmas gift in France. And then they take part in midnight mass and have a big dinner in elderly sister’s or brother’s.
Italy. In Italy, children must write a poem to parents to express love and gratitude to parents for their nurturing and education. All of the poems are hidden in napkin or under tablecloth; parents pretend to not know anything. When the dinner is near to ending, poem will be read loudly facing to all people are present.
Chili. Chili people send a kind of cold drink named Monkey’s Tail which made up of coffee, milk, egg, wine and fermentative grapes.

Scotland. Scottish gives back to all things they borrow from others before Christmas. Scottish people send their gifts mostly on first day of first week of New Year instead of during Christmas.
Sweden. Every people in Sweden may get gift on Christmas because people in there are hospitality to others. Although they don’t know who you are, they give you gift as the same as their old friends.
Switzerland. People play as Santa Clause and are in white clothing to ask for gifts in a line. And they will divide all of things they get in the same proportion after asking for gifts.
Holland. Holland people put their Christmas gift in sheep intestines and then send to friends or relatives.
Germany. German sends cookies to other people on Christmas. Cookies are beautiful and delicate in shape and also various in flavors. They treat making cookies as a chance to embody personal creativity and intelligence.
As we can see that all those countries that have a long time of tradition to have Christmas have their own unique way for festival. However, Christmas jewelry becomes their new choice in sending gift. Especially before the coming of Christmas, people will do bulk by different method so that they have enough gifts to dispatch.
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