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What a jazzy life in Chicago!
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Mission 1


What a jazzy life in Chicago!


Did you know?

1. Only black women could play jazz music.
2. The only women involved in jazz were singers.
3. Clubs were not the only place where you could hear some jazz bands.
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Chicago nightlife

1
Label the pictures with these words. Then complete the sentences.

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    a.
    b.
    c.
    d.
    e.


    a) In the foreground
    b) In the middle
    c) On the left


    2
    In the list below, click on the sounds that you expect to hear inside the club.



















    3
    For each list, note the odd one out.

    a) 

    b) 

    c) 

    d)   
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    Dazzling city

    1
    Complete the text to explain the title of this section.

      "Dazzling" usually refers to a 
       
      , it can be a synonym for "
      ". In this context it means that Chicago was a very 
      city, especially for 
      people.

      2
      Listen to the radio broadcast. Match the two parts of the expressions you hear.

      Dazzling city

        The Jazz
        thirst for
        dance like
        People drank
        a form
        a life
        filled


        3
        Sort the words related to entertainment from those related to prohibition.

          Entertainment Prohibition


          4
          Choose the correct answer to define “prohibition”, “bootlegging” and “speakeasy”.

          a) What was prohibition?
          b) What is bootlegging?
          c) What is a speakeasy?

          5
          Imagine you live in Chicago in the 1920s. Describe an exciting night in your local speakeasy. Use these verbs or your own ideas:

          went
          danced
          listened
          drank
          arrested
          ran
          spoke
          flirted
          bought

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          Jazzmen... and women!

          1
          Look carefully at the timeline of Joe King Oliver, Lovie Austin and Earl Hines and pick out the places they lived and worked in. What do you notice around the 1920s?

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          2
          Fill in this riddle with the words: where / who / in / in. Then write your own!

          a) He died in the city he had moved 1919. He was a cornet player created the Dixies Syncopator 1925.
          ➝ It's .

          b) .
          ➝ It’s .

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          Phonology

          Long sentences

          Listen

          Listen: Louis Armstrong married Lil Hardin, who was a piano player. He went to Chicago where he played with Joe "King" Oliver. 

          Réfléchis : En utilisant des flèches, indique les mouvements de la voix. À quel moments la voix descend-elle ?



          Repeat

          Répète : He played jazz, which was very popular at that time.
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          Grammar

          Relatives clauses

          Observe : Armstrong married Lil Hardin, who was a piano player. He played jazz, which was very popular. He went to Chicago where he met Joe "King" Oliver. 

          Réfléchis : Peux-tu remplacer les pronoms relatifs ?



          Conclus : Pour construire une proposition relative : 
            • J'utilise
              quand l'antécédent est
              .
            • J'utilise
              quand l'antécédent est
              .
            • J'utilise
              quand c'est
              .
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            Mission 1

            1
            Your first mission is to write...








            2
            The format used will be...








            3
            Choose your level:





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