More on environment

Here is the video to watch at least three times and you will take notes .

We will work in class from these notes so be thorough!

Next and last project, you will create a poster to either raise awareness or offer solutions on an environmental issue of your choice.

Here are two websites and examples to inspire you.

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And why not if you like reading, go further with these two  novels:

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Preparing for an exam

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Here comes the time when you need to prepare more actively for your final exams if you haven’t yet.

First watch the tips in this video:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p050lqms/player

Then you can check if you know all the following instructions vocabulary, and if not, learn it.

 

Instructions vocabulary

A
In accordance with: en accord avec
To account for sth: expliquer, justifier qqc
An account: un compte-rendu
To allude to: faire allusion à
To apply to: appliquer, s’appliquer à
To argue: soutenir (un point de vue)
Assertion: déclaration
To assume: supposer
An assumption: une supposition
B
The background: l’arrière-plan, le contexte
Brackets: parenthèses
C
To circle (the right answer): entourer (la bonne réponse)
A clause: une proposition (grammaire)
A clue: indice
Comparative forms: le comparatif
Compound adjectives: adjectifs composés
Compound nouns: noms composés
To connect: lier, relier
D
Derived from: dérivé de
A stylistic device: un procédé stylistique
Direct speech: discours direct
E
An excerpt = an extract: un extrait
F
To fill in (the blanks): completer
G
A grid: une grille, un tableau
H
To hint at sth: faire allusion à qqc
I
Indirect speech: discours indirect
An instance: un cas, un exemple
K
A key word: un mot-clé
L
A line: une ligne, un vers (poésie)
To link: lier, relier
A link word: un mot de liaison
To list: faire la liste de
To locate: repèrer
M
To mention: parler de qqch (sans insister)
N
A narrative: un récit
O
To occur: se produire
An occurrence: un fait, une occurrence
P
To pick out: relever, sélectionner (dans une liste)
To pick up = to notice: repèrer
A phrase = an expression: une expression, une locution
Q
Quantifiers: quantificateurs
To quote: citer
A quotation: une citation
R
To recur: revenir (souvent), se répéter
To refer to: faire référence à
To relate: conter, raconter
To be related to: être lié, apparenté à
To rephrase: reformuler
A report: un rapport, un compte-rendu
To review: passer en revue, faire la critique
The root (of a word): la racine (d’un mot)
A root word: un mot racine
S
A sentence: une phrase
A sequel: une suite (d’un roman ou d’un film)
To single out: choisir
Starters: amorces (fournies dans un exercice)
To state: déclarer, affirmer
A statement: une déclaration, une affirmation
A stress: un accent (tonique)
To stress: accentuer
Suitable: adéquat, approprié
To sum up: résumer
A summary: un résumé
T
To tick (the right answer): cocher (la bonne réponse)
To translate: traduire
To turn into = to transform: transformer
U
To underline: souligner
V
View = opinion: un avis, une opinion
W
To write down: noter

And if you need some help to check and learn, here is a Quizlet.

https://quizlet.com/205422764/test/embed