CIRCUMLOCUTION! Teaching students what to say when they don't know the words. The single most valuable skill they will ever learn in language class. Tips, hints, helpful lists and practice words on the topic of holidays throughout the calendar. NOTE: These are situations rather than single words, so it's for a more advanced level that has has some practice at circumlocuting, Fun, yet meaningful activity. Dictionaries not included.
Check out my Powerpoint lesson with tips for effective circumlocution: