文字稿//Christmas Shopping is Good For You
Christmas is almost here! For many people, it is the best time of year. It's
a bit like Chinese New Year in Taiwan. Christmas in Western countries is a
time to visit with your family and friends.
You also get to eat tasty food - like roast turkey, and lots of great
And, of course, there are presents! Everyone loves getting presents, right?
It makes you feel good.
Do you know what else makes people feel good? Buying presents for other
Experts have done some research, and found that buying Christmas presents is
really good for your health. That's because it makes you feel happy.
You feel happy when you get a good deal. When you get a good deal, you feel
like you've won something. I love winning!
When people feel happier, they are healthier.
Shopping for Christmas presents helps people in other ways, too. It can make
them forget about their problems. And seeing someone enjoying your gift feels
Some experts say that going Christmas shopping is like taking a vacation!
So, if you want to feel good, and be healthy, go Christmas shopping. I think
I'd better go now, too. I still have to buy some Christmas presents for
1. gift 禮物
What gifts are you planning to give your daughter? 你打算送妳女兒什麼禮物？
For Christmas? 為了耶誕節嗎？
She's 12, so maybe a pair of sunglasses.
That's cool. 很酷。
2. happy 高興的
How about you? 你呢？
Hmmm, I'll just give my son a simple set of tools.
Oh, he will be very happy about that! 他會很開心的。
3. family 家人
Isn't it great to buy gifts for family? 給家人買禮物很棒吧？
It's great, but it also takes a lot of time. 是很棒，不過也很花時間。
4. deal 交易
There are a lot of good deals online. 網站上有很多好東西。
I know. But they often sell out fast. 我知道，不過它們經常很快賣完。
1. What "tasty food" can you eat at Christmas?
A: Oolong tea
B: Beef jerky
C: Roast turkey
2. Why is Christmas shopping good for your health?
A: It makes you happy
B: It gets you friends
C: It gives you exercise
3. What is a "good deal"?
A: A great present
B: A healthy feeling
C: A low price