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Today's Word/phrase:

Christmas lights/Fairy lights

decorative lights in a town or city put up for the Christmas season

  • Christmas lights are usually switched on by a local celebrity.

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Recent Words of the Day

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holly

an evergreen plant with red berries used to decorate at Christmas

  • Holly represents immortality and is used as a reminder of this at Christmas.

mistletoe

an evergreen plant used for decoration at Christmas

  • If you stand under the mistletoe you will get a kiss from someone!

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This Week!

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