Thanks around the world

Cut out and make copies of the many ways to say “Thank you” around the world. Place a copy on each plate at your Thanksgiving meal and take turns saying “Thank you” in a different language.

Danish: tak (Tahg)

French: Merci (mehr-see)

German: danke (dahn-kah)

Hawaiian: Mahalo (Ma-hollow)

Hebrew: toda (Toh-dah)

Italian: grazie (gra-see)

Japanese: arigato (ahree-gah-tow)

Norwegian: takk (Tahk)

Russian: spasibo (spah-see-boh)

Spanish: gracias (gra-see-us)