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Cracking the case!
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Mission 2


Cracking the case!




Compétence

Réagir et dialoguer : j’échange avec un interlocuteur.

Did you know?

TV detective Columbo is famous for his problem solving techniques. To be a good detective, you also need patience, attention to details and, of course, good communication skills. Would you make a good detective? Why?

CASE NUMBER 73 - date: February 28th - London Disctrict

Victim: Brian O'Neill Clues Suspects Witnesses
- male
- 30
- married to Megan O'Neill
- policeman
- always worked late
- gun found next to the body
- messy apartment: papers everywher -> fight?
- fingerprints
- no footprints
- Megan O'Neill, 28: victim's wife missing
- Kat Perry, 84: victim's neighbour. Fond of snakes. Was watching TV.
- Ryan Bosling, 28: victim's neighbour. Was texting his friend Julia
- a smoker?
- a jogger?
No reliable witnesses.
Kat Perry saw someone smoking and someone running in the street, she heard people fighting.
Ryan Bosling heard loud noises.
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Exercice 1 : Let’s recap!

1
What can you see on this board? Are there any mistakes? Share opinions.



2
Write your own recap.



3
Present your report and add 3 mistakes to trick your classmates! Use the past BE + V‑ing.




Megan O’Neill, English Professor
at the University of London
Malet Street, London
WCIE 7HU


March 6th

Dear Detective Logan,

I am Megan O’Neill and I know that you are investigating my husbband’s murder. I was in the apartment when Brian was shot ded. I now that I look suspicious to you because I disappeared but I promise I did not kille my husband.

I hearrd some noisse coming from the living room but at first I didn’t realise that he was being atacked. Then I heard a gunshot so I ran away as quickly as possible, as discrreetly as possibl. Please belive me, I loved Brian very mutch and I’m devastated.

Megan

A mysterious letter

A mysterious letter

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Exercice 2 : A mysterious letter

1
Read the letter carefully. What does it say?



2
Can you find the encrypted message?



3
Listen to what she found out. Does it help to solve the crime?




Who's the culprit?
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Exercice 3 : Who's the culprit?

1
Recap the alibis. Make hypotheses about the murderer.



2
Find out about Ceasar ciphers.



3
Read the letter in your workbook and crack the case!



Grammar

Past BE + V-ing

Observe: She was watching TV when she heard a noise. What were you doing when the victim died?

Think: When is the past BE + V-ing used? When is the simple past used?

Practise: Brian … on an article when he … .

Phonology

Suffixes

Listen

Investigation, suspicious, initial, intellectual.

Scream

information - mysterious - official - conflictual.

Detective: “we know you are the murderer! We have proof!”

Detective:
 “we know you are 
the murderer!
 We have proof!”

Enact an arrest

Use Movie Maker and enact the arrest of the murderer!

How far can you go?

A2 I can explain what happened in simple terms.
A2+ I can explain the circumstances using the past BE V-ing and some link words.
Vers B1 I can play my role in a convincing way.
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