The name Halloween comesfrom a contraction of All Hallows Eve (Evening), the day before All HallowsDay. On this night it was believed that the spirits of the dead would try tocome back to life!Popular Halloweencostumes include vampires (creatures that drink blood), ghosts (spirits of thedead) and werewolves (people that turn into wolves when the moon is full).
Trick or Treat 是现代万圣节的风俗。孩子们穿着特殊的衣服走街串巷，讨取糖果和玩具之类的赏赐。如果他们得不到任何的赏赐，就可能会对屋主大搞恶作剧或者胡闹了。
Trick or Treat is amodern Halloween custom where children go from house to house dressed incostume, asking for treats like candy or toys. If they don't get any treats,they might play a trick (mischief or prank) on the owners of the house.