Ukrainian Christmas Traditions: Christmas Eve Supper
In this module, you will watch a video that explains what Ukrainians eat and do on Christmas Eve.
To help you understand the video better, look up the words below in this Ukrainian-English dictionary. Then, drag and drop each English word to its Ukrainian equivalent.
Now watch the video, paying special attention to the dishes discussed:
Let’s see if you remember the main Ukrainian Christmas Eve dishes!
Below is a set of activities. Please be sure to use the blue arrow to navigate from one to another and go through all of them.
Activity 4: A Wacky Tradition
Sometimes, when Ukrainians make вареники for Святвечір, they will put an unusual filling in a few of them as a practical joke. If you find yourself biting into a вареник full of black peppercorns or something else not quite edible, don’t be upset: supposedly, it brings good luck!
Choose a вареник below by clicking on it and see if you are the lucky one!