B1 Chinese New Year

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We have many exercises and activities in order to help you to talk about the Chinese New Year which is held across the world every year.

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  1. Look for the words in the word search
  2. Solve the crossword.
  3. Play the Chinese New Year Quiz 1
  4. Play the Chinese New Year Quiz 2

Chinese New Year

Word SearchCrosswordQuiz 1Quiz 2Word List



In order to play our Chinese New Year crossword puzzle, you need to click on the numbered boxes to reveal the clues.


Here are the keywords associated with Chinese New Year:

  • calendar
  • celebrations
  • Chinese New Year’s Eve
  • Chinese Zodiac
  • cleaning
  • decorations
  • dog
  • dragon
  • envelope
  • festival
  • fireworks
  • goat
  • good luck
  • holiday
  • horse
  • lantern
  • lucky
  • lunar
  • money
  • ox
  • pig
  • rabbit
  • rat
  • red
  • snake
  • tiger

More exercises available:

The more words you encounter and understand, the broader your day-to-day vocabulary will become. Our word games and puzzles are an excellent way to help to reinforce spellings in your mind.
We add reading and writing exercises on a regular basis. Why not bookmark our site, so you can come back to practice anywhere or at any time of the day?

Part 1 - Read five real-world notices, messages and other short texts for the main message.

Part 2 - Match five descriptions of people to eight short texts on a particular topic, showing detailed comprehension.

Part 3 - Read a longer text for detailed comprehension, gist, inference and global meaning, as well as writer’s attitude and opinion.

Part 4 - Read a longer text from which five sentences have been removed. Show understanding of how a coherent and well-structured text is formed.

Write about 100 words, answering the email and notes provided.

In addition, we add listening and speaking exercises in order to practise for this part of the A2 Key test.

Part 3 - Gap-Filled Exercise

The B1 Preliminary Speaking test has four parts and you take it together with another candidate. There are two examiners. One of the examiners talks to you and the other examiner listens.

Especially helpful are exercises that are focussed on a theme or topic like these Chinese New Year exercises as these provide word retention practise so you can be confident to read, write, speak and listen successfully.

Cambridge English Examinations:

Cambridge English exams are designed for learners at all levels from the pre-intermediate level Cambridge English: Key (KET) to the very advanced level Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE). These exams give candidates proof of their ability to use English in a wide variety of contexts, relevant to work, study and leisure activities.

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