Advent 2022 Round Up

This December the Web-Translations team have been getting into the festive spirit by sharing their very own advent calendar on social media.

This advent calendar is full of lots of festive facts and it includes some of our favourite festive words as well as our favourite festive traditions. On social media, the team have been sharing short videos each day of the doors being opened. However, in case you’ve missed it, don’t fret! In this blog post we’ve collated all of our advent surprises and put together a complete Christmas countdown for you!

So, sit back and relax as we look back over our festive month! Also, don’t forget to check out our other festive blog post exploring all of our favourite international Christmas films!

Day One

First up, we started with stamps!

Day Two

And for day two, we continued the postage theme…

Day Three

After this, we moved to the advent theme on day three…

Day Four

However, on day four we learnt about an unexpected tradition…

Day Five

Subsequently, things got interesting as we talked about goats on day five! Yes … goats!

Day Six

Equally on day six, we continued the interesting theme and spoke about radishes!

Day Seven

On day seven we returned to normality and looked to vocabulary…

Day Eight

Movies were our focus on day eight…

Day Nine

Next, on day nine, we chose to stay close to home…

Day Ten

Candles took our fancy on day ten…

Day Eleven

And festive bops took to the scene on day eleven…

Day Twelve

Following this, the nativity took centre stage…

Day Thirteen

We explored Christmas giving on day thirteen…

Day Fourteen

Then we explored food on day fourteen … YUM!

Day Fifteen

Another film took to the scene on day fifteen…

Day Sixteen

But we were enchanted by apples on day sixteen…

Day Seventeen

Music once more entertained us on day seventeen…

Day Eighteen

Then on day eighteen we spoke about a well-known holiday…

Day Nineteen

We returned to interesting traditions with marzipan on day nineteen…

Day Twenty

Then we were fascinated by shoe-throwing on day twenty…

Day Twenty One

Another song came about on day twenty one…

Day 22

And money was the focus on day twenty two…

Day Twenty Three

Holidays were discussed on day twenty three…

Day 24

And last but not least, we learnt about an epic roller skating tradition on day twenty four!

And that’s it! We hope you have enjoyed learning about festive traditions from all over the world! We’ve certainly loved it!

Thank you for taking the time to read our blog. We hope you have the most wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year!!

See you in 2023! 🎉

The Web-Translations Team

Merry Christmas!

We’d like to wish all our readers a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!

Web-Translations will be closed from 12 noon on Friday 24th until Wednesday 29th December.

On the 29th, we will have limited staff cover, so please bear with us.

We will be back to full working capacity on Tuesday 4th January.

If you have any urgent translations, please get in quick – our hard-working translators and project managers deserve a holiday too!

Season’s Greetings, and all the best for 2011!

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