On Christmas Eve—the night before Christmas Day children are very happy. They put their stockings at the end of their beds before they go to bed. They want Father Christmas to give them some presents.
Mr. Green tells his children that Father Christmas is a very kind man. He comes on Christmas Eve. He lands on the top of each house and comes down the chimney into the fireplace and brings them a lot of presents.
Christmas Day always begins before breakfast. The children wake up very early. They can’t wait to open the presents in their stockings. Then they wake up their parents and call: “Merry Christmas!”
Do you know what Christmas means? Christmas Day is the birthday of Jesus Christ. When Christ was born, many people gave him presents. So today, people still do the same thing to each other.
1. Father Christmas often puts the presents _______.
A. into children’s hats
B. into children’s stockings
C. under children’s beds
D. into children’s shoes
2. Father Christmas comes into the house through the _______.
B. front door
D. back door
【应试指导】事实细节题。由第二段最后两句可知，圣诞老人在圣诞夜降临在房顶，通过烟囱到壁炉里，为孩子带来礼物。window意为“窗户”;front door意为“前门”;chimney意为“烟囱”;back door意为“后门”。故选C。
3. On the morning of Christmas Day, children wake up their parents very early and say “ _______”.
A. Good morning!
B. Happy New Year!
C. Best wishes to you!
D. Merry Christmas!