Parler en continu : je prends la parole pour raconter, décrire, expliquer.
Did you know?
Transylvania is not a fictional location invented by Bram Stoker. lt is located in what is today the central part of Romania. The legend says that Dracula lived in the Bran Castle. Would you like to visit it? Do you like vampire stories?
Exercice 1 : Count Dracula
Brainstorm about Dracula.
Listen to the beginning of the recording and identify the voices. What is it about?
Listen to the end and check your hypotheses.
Sum up what you’ve just learnt. Use the simple past.
Why was Vlad the Third called a vampire?
Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley, The Vampire Diaries, 2009.
Exercice 2 : Teen novels
Describe the three characters from the novel The Vampire Diaries.
Imagine what the novel may be about.
List words you may read in the summary.
The Vampires Diaries
The novels you *must* read!
Volume 1 / The Awakening: In the little town of Fell’s Church, Elena Gilbert is used to getting what she wants and she wants the mysterious new boy who has just arrived at school, Stefan Salvatore. But Stefan is hiding a deadly secret – a secret that will change Elena’s and her friends’ lives (Bonnie McCullough, Meredith Sulez and Matt Honneycutt) for ever.
Volume 2 / The Struggle: Elena is torn between her boyfriend, Stefan, and his mysterious and dangerous brother, Damon. But these brothers hide dark secrets and a tragic past that threatens them all. Damon wants to lead Elena astray - and he’d rather kill Stefan than let him possess her.