ST. VALENTINE’S DAY AROUND THE WORLD

St valentine

St. Valentine’s Day – Traditions from around the world. This reading practice is aimed at students in either 5th or 6th year. It contains the following tasks: Finding the verb in English Key words from the text Important grammatical constructions from the text LES TRADITIONS DE ST-VALENTIN DANS LE MONDE READING PRACTICE Source: Canal Vie…

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YELLOW VEST READING PRACTICE

French Revision Notes

I find that reading comprehensions contain an absolute wealth of information that students could use to great effect. If reading comprehensions were really used to their absolute potential, they would provide a very rich training ground for our students. I know that in the Leaving cert exam, students must read a text for understanding, but…

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YELLOW JACKET DEMONSTATIONS IN FRANCE

LES GILETS JAUNES EN FRANCE THE YELLOW JACKETS IN FRANCE La hausse du prix des carburants est à l’origine du mouvement des gilets jaunes. The rise in the price of fuel is the primary cause of the ‘yellow jacket’ movement. Cette hausse du prix des carburants est vraiment la goutte d’eau qui a fait déborder…

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COMMEMORATION OF THE 1918 ARMISTICE

Armistice of November 1918

LA COMMÉMORATION DE L’ARMISTICE DU 1918 COMMEMORATION OF THE 1918 ARMISTICE L’Armistice, signé le 11 novembre 1918, marque la fin des combats de la Première Guerre Mondiale, qui a fait plus de 18,6 millions de morts, d’invalides et de mutilés. The Armistice, signed on the 11th of November, 1918 marks the end of fighting in…

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