IT'S HIGH TIME WE HAD SOME FUN ....
Where should we go?
 
RIO DE JANEIRO-THE CARNIVAL!!!

Your name: Your e-mail
Your school: Your class:


 
Take a virtual plane to your destination.
Get off the plane .... Oops!
 
You can't find your way out since you don. t understand the signs - they are all written in Spanish ...
 
Don't get panic-stricken.... Go to the INFORMATION DESK . The people there will speak English.... .If there are words they don't understand.... don't despair....
 
Go to: http://www.travlang.com/languages/
 
Click on FOREIGN LANGUAGES for TRAVELLERS
 
Scroll down; click on the Portuguese flag.
Choose the BASIC WORDS, SUBMIT.
Choose the words you need in order to be able to communicate.
 
Make up ten questions about things that interest you and ask the clerk to help you.
(The questions should be in English.)
 


NOW, PUT ON YOUR MASKS AND YOUR COSTUMES....
Remember
: Nobody is allowed to take part in the CARNIVAL without masks and adequate costumes.... In order to get some ideas, go to: http://www.ipanema.com/carnival/home.htm
 
 
BIENVENIDO
 
We have arrived at the CARNIVAL IN RIO.
 
Click on PICTOURS of CARNIVAL.
 
Choose one costume you would like to wear and explain why.



Go back to the Main Page and choose three topics from the given list and answer the following questions, describing the carnival:
 
  1. When does the carnival take place?


  2. What costumes do the participants wear?


     
  1. What kind of music is played at the carnival?


     
  2. Describe the streets of the carnival.


     
  3. How long does the carnival last?



  4. More details about the carnival.

     

ASSIGNMENT:
 
SEND A POSTCARD to a friend or your family. Copy a picture from the Internet and add a few of your own impressions from the trip.
 

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