Reading and Writing

Activity 1

Organiza el texto, léelo atentamente. No olvides hacerlo correctamente en tu cuaderno.

LOLITA FASHION

This fashion movement started in Japan in the 1980’s.

Nowadays Lolita Fashion is relatively popular all over the world.

Lolita is a Japanese street fashion inspired primarily by the clothing and general aesthetics of the Rococo and Victorian periods.

the term Lolita is used exclusively to describe a very specific look that is created by a number of strict guidelines and principles.

Lolita style has various interpretations,

However there are a variety of styles.

which was created by the Japanese musician Mana to describe his specific Lolita clothing line.

Lolita Fashion is often referred to as GothLoli or EGL.

Gothic Lolita is probably the style associated most with Lolita Fashion outside of Japan.

However EGL is an abbreviation of the term Elegant Gothic Lolita,

While GothLoli can be a correct term, it only applies to the specific Gothic subset and not Lolita fashion as a whole.

Activity 2

Responde las siguientes preguntas teniendo en cuenta el texto anterior, no olvides escribirlas en tu cuaderno.

  • What is a Lolita?
  • What is Lolita Fashion associated with?
  • What does GothLoli mean?
  • EGL is an abbreviation of…

Activity 3

Imagina que te vas de vacaciones a alguno de estos tres destinos turísticos, para ello debes leer y elegir el que más te guste.

 
New York  
New York City is all about neighbourhoods! In New York take the subway or the city’s famous yellow cabs (taxi) and visit places such as The Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building Observatory or theMuseum of Natural History. Shop at famous stores like, Macy’s or Bloomingdale’s or eat in  MacDonald. Besides, celebrate special holidays like July 4th Independence DayThanksgiving, orHalloween.   Finally, go to a NY Yankees Baseball game
 
 
Bali
Explore the best of Bali in the Indonesian archipelago, world famous for its fascinating Hindu culture, exotic ceremonies and temples, green rice fields and beautiful beaches. Then discover the hidden paradise of Lombok, with its natural jungles and rain forests, unique local Sasak culture, stunningwhite sand beaches, lush green mountains and one of the highest volcanoes. Stay in a chalet or hotel, search for dolphins, see the cheeky monkeys or climb a volcano. 
 

Austria ALPS
In Austria there are friendly people, beautiful lakes and awesome view of the Alps. Go walking and biking in ST Anton (club).
Go skiing on the Hintertux glacier or canyoning. Also, stay in a four starHotel ‘Kohlerhof’. The hotel has a luxurious swimming poolsauna and bar. There are also resorts, chalets, or apartments where you can stay with your friends. 
 

Activity 4

Si ya escogiste tu destino debes escribir una pequeña carta contándole a un familiar o amigo tus planes de vacaciones en este lugar.  Debes tener en cuenta la información que leíste.

Example: para escribir la carta contándole a tu amigo de tus planes o agenda vacacional puedes usar el presente simple  y el presente continuo para guiarte lee el siguiente ejemplo

Dear Katie,

I’m traveling to the Alps this Saturday, it is my first trip to the Alps and I’m staying at the Pacific four stars Hotel for 8 days. It is a beautiful hotel! There are so many things to do this week. On Sunday I’m practicing snowboarding with Mateo. He is coming to the Alps with me too (También) On Sunday afternoon we are going to drink something at the bar and listen to music. We are going to have a great time!        Next Saturday morning I’m coming back home. See you my friend.

Sincerely (Sinceramente or atentamente)

John Stewart

Palabras que quizás no conozcas

Relatively: Relativamente

Nowadays: Hoy en día

Guidelines: Pautas

Subset: Subconjuto

Holydays: Dias festivos

Stores: Tiendas

Fascinating: Fascinante

Jungle: Selva

Stunning: Despampanante

Sand: Arena

Lush: Exuberante

Climb: Escalar

Skiing: Squi

Canyoning: Descenso por barrancos

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