Anglais Terminale
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1. Identities and Exchanges
Ch. 1
The Canadian Tale
Ch. 2
Go Greek!
2. Private and Public Spheres
Ch. 3
Is It a Man’s World?
Ch. 4
The Roaring Twenties
3. Art and Power
Ch. 5
A Camera of Her Own
Ch. 6
A Never-Ending (Hi)story?
Ch. A
Conscious Art
4. Citizenship and Virtual Worlds
Ch. 7
To Tweet or Not to Tweet?
Ch. B
Digital Passports at Risk...
Ch. C
May I Borrow This?
5. Fiction and Realities
Ch. 8
Chivalry Isn’t Dead!
Ch. 9
It’s GoT to Be Shakespeare!
6. Scientific Innovations and Responsibility
Ch. 10
Breaking the Code
Ch. 11
Green Waves
Ch. D
To Infinity and Beyond!
7. Diversity and Inclusion
Ch. 12
Multicultural New Zealand
Ch. 13
Black Lives Matter
8. Territory and Memory
Ch. 14
Lighting Up Africa
Ch. 15
American Vibes
Fiches Méthode
Précis culturel
Précis de communication
Précis phonologique
Précis grammatical
Verbes irréguliers
CECR et programme
Rabats & annexes
American Flag
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8 • Territory and Memory
Unit 15

American Vibes

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How has music enabled Americans to break the rules?

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Music map
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Video, 2018.
Get ready!
a. List all the words that come to your mind when you think about music.
b. Compare them to the mind map on the opposite page.

a. Look at . Where was America's music born? Name one artist for at least two music styles.

b. Which music style should be added? Justify.

Watch . Why is music special to America? What is America's Musical Journey?

Discuss these brainstorming questions with your classmates:
How does music affect people's lives? What role does it play in society?
How does music make you feel? Give examples.

Read . Rephrase it in your own words and give examples.


  • arouse emotions (exp.)
  • bring / draw people together (exp.)
  • mass culture (exp.)
  • bond (n. or v.)
  • entertain (v.)
  • let off steam / relax (v.)
  • spark (v.)

Let's learn!

Memory Game Battle

Memorize as many words as you can from the . For each box, throw a dice and give the corresponding number of words.
Idiom of the week!

March to the beat of your own drum

The idiom alludes to someone who is marching in a parade and is out of step. It may have originated with Henry David Thoreau's statement in Walden (1854): “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
March to the beat of your own drum
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Music and Society
  • album (n.)
  • anthem (n.)
  • lyrics (n.)
  • melody (n.)
  • record (n. or v.)
  • release (n. or v.)
  • rhythm (n.)
  • song (n.)

  • on the stage (exp.)
  • recording studio (exp.)
  • cities (n.)
  • concert (n.)
  • festival (n.)
  • radio (n.)
  • states (n.)
  • streets (n.)

  • angry (adj.)
  • happy (adj.)
  • joyful (adj.)
  • laid-back (adj.)
  • nostalgic (adj.)
  • relaxed (adj.)
  • sad (adj.)
  • tense (adj.)

  • controversial (adj.)
  • educational (adj.)
  • emotional (adj.)
  • inspirational (adj.)
  • popular (adj.)
  • powerful (adj.)
  • reassuring (adj.)
  • soothing (adj.)

  • convey a message (exp.)
  • express judgement (exp.)
  • make one's voice heard (exp.)
  • denounce (v.)
  • gather (v.)
  • influence (v.)
  • inspire (v.)
  • impact (v.)
  • protest (v.)
  • reveal (v.)
  • unify (v.)

  • build collective memory (exp.)
  • change the face of (exp.)
  • embrace change (exp.)
  • reflect one's times (exp.)
  • counterculture (n.)
  • commemorate (v.)
  • contribute to (v.)
  • mirror (v.)
  • reinforce (v.)
  • reshape (v.)
  • testify (v.)

On your way to the task

Step 1

Interview a former hippie.

Step 2

Publish a video about a song or a music style.

Step 3

Participate in a protest song writing competition.

Your final project

Contribute to a magazine examining the music that mirrors America's soul.

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