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Lucky Charms

Introduction

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There are traditions in many cultures stating that certain objects can bring good luck. Many people believe in these superstitions and have a strong belief that these lucky charms do bring them good luck. Others, however, think that there is no such thing as an object that can bring you good luck and it is all dependent on the mind of the individual.

 

 

Vocabulary

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  • tradition (noun)
  • superstition (noun)
  • luck (noun)
  • lucky (adjective)

The Question

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Do you believe objects can bring you good luck?

Additional Questions

Keep the conversation going with these follow questions related to Lucky Charms
  • Do you believe objects can bring good luck?
  • Do you have any objects or similar items that you think give you good luck?
  • What typical items can you think of that people believe give them good luck?

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