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Myths and Heroes

Les 4 notions au BAC – définitions et idées pour les illustrer

1.Myths and Heroes What is a myth? A myth is a well-known story which was made up in the past to explain natural events or to justify religious beliefs or social customs. There may not be records or other proof that they happened, but at least some parts of myths may be true. All cultures have myths. What is a hero? A hero is someone who is admired […]

The heroes of 9/11

On the morning of 11 September 2001, 19 hijackers took control of four commercial passenger jets flying out of airports on the east coast of the United States. Two of the aircraft were deliberately flown into the main two towers (the Twin Towers) of the World Trade Center in New […]

The Invictus Games

An ideal topic for illustrating the notion of Myths and Heroes, The Invictus Games are a project of Prince Harry’s: an Olympics-like sporting event for active duty military and veterans who are ill or have been wounded by war. Prince Harry decided to start the event after visiting the Warrior Games […]

St Patrick’s Day

  Here are a few links to practice your listening comprehension and also learn about the myths and legends behind St Patrick’s Day Videos on the « History » Channel Things you didn’t know about St Patrick’s Day : video Why does the colour green represent this holiday? : video Was St […]