201 UNIT 1 SESSION 1

UNIT 1 – YOU’VE GOT TALENT !

SESSION 1 – GIVE YOUR OPINION!

Thursday, September 19th.

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What’s the English / French word for … ?

1- Explain and give your opinion!

The Voice is a competition to find the best singer.

The contestants need to be able to sing.

They must have a great voice.

The Voice is a show about music whereas Survivor is about physical strength.

Temptation Island is about couples who want to strengthen their love.

They go on an island to meet girls or boys who will try to seduce them.

They want them to break up.

Maximilien thinks this show is really stupid because they’re only doing it for money and not for love.

The Bachelor is a man who meets many girls. The winner is the girl who seduces the Bachelor. They’re not after love, they’re after money.

2- SPEAK UP! CHALLENGE N°1.

1- Discuss: Why do you think these shows are popular?

2- Discuss: Would you recommend these shows to kids?

3- Discuss: Do you think some people could be hurt by these shows?

4- Discuss: Would you like to be in one of these shows? Which one?

Nicolas is too shy and thinks people in Reality Tv Shows have no friendly relationships but only enemies. They don’t show their best side.

Dorian wants to be in Koh Lanta because he likes sports and competition.

Axel thinks some people couldn’t be hurt but in Koh Lanta some scenes are violent. Someone died and it was censured.

Vocabulary:

  • to break up: rompre / se séparer
  • to fall in love with so. : tomber amoureux de qq’un
  • to be able to do sthg: être capable de faire qqchose.
  • contestants: candidats
  • to find: trouver
  • strength: force
  • to strengthen: renforcer
  • to meet so. : rencontrer qq’un
  • above all: surtout
  • amazing / exceptional / unique / extraordinary / outstanding
  • to be removed from the show / to be eliminated

HW Read and answer the questions.

Download homework pdf here:

HW1

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