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Pepero Day

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If Pepero sounds familiar to you, that means you might have eaten the chocolate coated stick candy. Pepero Day is an unofficial holiday in South Korea that many young people celebrate. It's like Valentine's Day! Friends and couples exchange Pepero candy and other romantic presents. Mmm, what a delicious holiday.

  1. 1. What holiday is Pepero Day most like?
    1. a. Valentine's Day
    2. b. A birthday
    3. c. Christmas
  2. 2. Where do they celebrate Pepero Day?
    1. a. North Korea
    2. b. Both
    3. c. South Korea
  3. 3. What is Pepero?
    1. a. Veggie
    2. b. Fruit
    3. c. Candy