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Christmas Quiz

Congratulations to all our Christmas Quiz participants! 

Véronique NAVETTE is the big winner of the quiz with a score of 14/15 and won a prize pack:
  • a Learning Center mug, tote-bag and pen
  • a set of 9 Lucien Georgelin jams
  • a panda plush and a straw from Emerald
  • a notebook and a USB lamp from the publisher EBSCO
  • pens from The Language Resource Center

 

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Goodies

Friday 1/12/23Q1) Which famous Christmas film is celebrating its 20th anniversary this yearLove ActuallyJean Luc THEBERTSpringer Nature
Monday 4/12/23Q2) Which holiday is still celebrated in many European countries, and traditionally involves handing out sweets/gifts to Children?Saint Nicholas Day, December 6Melinda MODBusuu
Tuesday 5/12/23Q3) What genre is John Grisham's novel "Skipping Christmas"?ComedyMarie MILEVSKYStatista
Wednesday 6/12/23Q4) Which song officially became the first to be played in space?Jingle BellsIliya KHANBANISage
Thursday 7/12/23Q5) In which US city does the plot of "Die Hard" take place on Christmas Eve?Los AngelesVasiliki KOSTAMIBusuu
Friday 8/12/23Q6) Which famous writer is the author of a mystery novel entitled "Joyeux Noël, Merry Christmas"?Mary Higgins ClarkFlorencia AMORENAWiley
Monday 11/12/23Q7) Which singer is famous for her song "All i want for Christmas (is you)"?Mariah CareyVasiliki KOSTAMISpringer
Tuesday 12/12/23Q8) According to Polish tradition, how many dishes should be on the table on Christmas Eve?12Théophile DAMASStatista
Wednesday 13/12/23Q9) In the book "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban", what present does Harry receive for Christmas? The Firebolt broomstickBarthelemy BUREAUSage
Thursday 14/12/23Q10) In 1991, which tree entered the Guinness Book of Records as the world's largest Christmas tree? Mount Ingino Christmas tree, ItalyEnzo YEBusuu
Friday 15/12/23Q11) In which film does actor Colin Firth wear this ugly Christmas sweater?Bridget Jones’s Diary, by Sharon Maguire (2001)Madeleine DE CHAISEMARTINWiley
Monday 18/12/23Q12) "Taylor Swift's "Last Christmas" is a cover of a famous 80s band. Which band? Wham!, British bandSylvie ROCHERSpringer
Tuesday 19/12/23Q13) Which famous English novelist wrote "A Christmas Carol", adapted for the screen in 2009 by Robert Zemeckis ? Charles DickensJulien PICOTStatista
Wednesday 20/12/23Q14) What strange creature did director Joe Dante base his 1984 film "The Gremlins" ? The mogwaïVanessa KLEINSage
Thursday 21/12/23Q15) Who composed the soundtrack to Henry Selick's film "The Nightmare Before Christmas" (1993)? Danny ElfmanOlivia LOPEZWiley