New Year’s Day
Americans celebrate the beginning of the new year with time-honored traditions including special foods, parties, fireworks and midnight kisses.
On New Year's Eve, many people follow traditions and fill up on superstitious dishes they hope will bring them wealth and good fortune in the upcoming year.
Practice American English by reading and listening to these real-world everyday conversations. Here, students discuss their plans for the holiday season.
American winter holidays are as diverse as the people who celebrate them. But they have a few things in common: reflection and reaching out to the needy.