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Greenery Day

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Greenery Day used to be the birthday the Showa Emperor who ruled Japan during World War II. It is a chance for the Japanese to get out in nature and appreciate the beauty of spring. One of the highlights of spring in Japan is the blooming of the beautiful cherry blossoms, for which the island is so famous.

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    3. c.
  2. 2. When did the Showa Emperor rule Japan?
    1. a. World War II
    2. b. World War I
    3. c. Civil War
  3. 3. What did Greenery Day used to be?
    1. a. The Showa Emperor's birthday
    2. b. A feast
    3. c. A day of rememberance