# 35 – Friday , January 12th 2018
password= showing off
he's showing off = il frime
This is a musical about an impossible love story between two
persons belonging to two different gangs in the west side of
NY. their love is impossible because their gangs are fighting/
struggling each other which is paradoxical as they both have
many common points: they are immigrants, poor, gangsters, excluded
and most of all Americans. The problem is that their origins/cultures
are different. The lovers represent a link that could lead to peace.
Maybe the message is that love is a powerful tool for reconciliation
and acceptation or cultural acknowledgment. The film echoes Romeo
Belong to = appartenir à fight/ struggle = combattre
paradox (n) / paradoxical (adj)= paradoxal excluded= exclus
a link = un lien powerful / powerless acknowledgment= reconnaissance.
To echo = faire écho à
Link to the padlet: HERE
finir le travail sur le document choisi
apprendre la leçon par coeur + vocab.
Amener ses earphones
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