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Lamb to the slaughter

The document we listened to in class : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C23foF4Flq4 An analysis of Hitchcock’s episode we watched in class Lamb to the slaughter, an episode shot in 1979 and introduced by Roald Dahl himself!

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ROMEO AND JULIET : VARIOUS VERSIONS

The death scene in the ballet by Prokofiev At the theatre At school

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OVER THE RAINBOW

 Poster of The Wizard of Oz – 1939, by Victor Fleming.  The book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was written in 1900 by L. Frank Baum. Fiche de préparation au visionnage du film = wizard_of_oz2 Over the Rainbow, by Judy Garland Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, music by H. Harlen Somewhere over the rainbow Way up … Continuer la lecture »

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FAIRY TALES

Les enregistrements écoutés et les vidéos sur les contes vus en classe TEA WITH THE DRAGON   THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA   GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS   JACK AND THE BEANSTALK     Quelques exercices sur le PRETERIT WAS / WERE http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/tenses/was_were.htm http://www.isabelperez.com/was-were-2.htm Forme négative : http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/tenses/was_not_were_not.htm Forme interrogative : http://www.englishbee.net/lessons/inter_exer/was_were/was_were_3/was_were_4.htm Prétérit simple … Continuer la lecture »

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THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA

  A tale by Hans Christian Andersen (1835) (illustration d’Edmund Dulac)   L’histoire en anglais (très similaire à celle lue en classe) Pour lire le conte en français : http://www.iletaitunehistoire.com/genres/contes-legendes/lire/la-princesse-au-petit-pois-biblidcon_021

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SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE

 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created the famous detective Sherlock Holmes (with Dr Watson) who appeared for the first time in A Study in Scarlet in 1887.        Holmes investigated crimes thanks to his deductions and precise reasoning. But Conan Doyle was also interested in spiritism. He thought that the fairies on this photo were real!

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MOBY DICK

Moby Dick was written by the American author Herman Melville. It was published in 1851. It is a very famous book and there are many adaptations of it (films, comic strips etc.) It is considered as one of the best books in world literature. It tells the story of Ishmael (the narrator) and his voyage … Continuer la lecture »

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RAY BRADBURY

Ray Bradbury died on Wednesday, at the age of 81. He was a prolific American writer, famous for his science fiction – fantasy stories. His most famous books are The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheint 451.             J’ai découvert les Chroniques Martiennes au collège et j’en garde un souvenir émerveillé; une initiation idéale à la littérature … Continuer la lecture »

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READING

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QUIZ ROMEO AND JULIET

 Quelques quiz personnels sur Romeo and Juliet, avec en plus des explications. Plutôt bien! http://www.funtrivia.com/newflash/trivia.cfm?qid=177451 http://www.funtrivia.com/newflash/trivia.cfm?qid=197682 http://www.funtrivia.com/newflash/trivia.cfm?qid=198308 http://www.funtrivia.com/newflash/trivia.cfm?qid=45440 http://www.funtrivia.com/newflash/trivia.cfm?qid=302279

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