Placeholder Image

Subtitles section Play video

  • attention.

  • And for the last time, please help me spread out the world.

  • Cinco Demayo is not Mexico's Independence Day.

  • Okay, it's not Cinco demayo way.

  • Celebrate the data.

  • The Puebla, The Battle of Puebla, Puebla state, you know, 85 miles away from Mexico City.

  • It's just basically the victory of the Mexican army against a French army.

  • Napoleon's army.

  • But it is important because the French army had not been defeated in 50 years on they came over to Mexico to collect a debt.

  • So that's why we celebrated.

  • No, no, Cinco de Mayo is not as big as it is in America.

  • So thank you very much for celebrating Cinco de Mayo for us.

  • I've been here 14 years.

  • I have never seen such a big celebration on Cinco de Mayo parade people on the street chips and avocado.

  • We don't celebrate it that much.

  • Don't say happy Cinco de Mayo in Mexico because they'll know you're you're not from Mexico.

  • We don't say that.

  • Maybe we say Have a nice day, but we don't say happy Cinco demayo at all, so please don't confuse our Independence Day.

  • Mexico's Independence Day is on the 16th of September, but we start celebrating it on the 15th, so don't confuse it.


Subtitles and vocabulary

Click the word to look it up Click the word to find further inforamtion about it

A2 CNN10 cinco mayo mexico independence day de

What Is Cinco de Mayo?

  • 10 0
    林宜悉 posted on 2021/01/04
Video vocabulary