Jesse Owens was an African-American athlete who won four gold medals at Hitler’s 1936 Olympics in Berlin. It was against the Nazi ideology of Aryan supremacy. Jesse Owens became a hero for many other African-American athletes.
(Jesse Owens était un athlète afro-américain qui a gagné 4 médailles d'or aux Jeux olympiques d'Hitler à Berlin en 1936. Cela était contre les idéaux Nazis de supériorité aryenne. Jesse Owens est devenu un héros pour beaucoup d'autres athlètes Afro-Américains.)
"I often draw strength from meeting ordinary people doing extraordinary things: volunteers, carers, community organisers and good neighbours; unsung heroes whose quiet dedication makes them special. They are an inspiration to those who know them.”
“Let us pick up our books and our pens. They are our most powerful weapons. One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.”
That quote was said by Malala Yousafzai, a young Pakistani girl who was shot in 2012 by terrorists because she was fighting for the right for girls to be educated in the world. She survived, kept fighting for girls' right to go to school and has since won a Nobel Prize.
“Prenons nos livres et stylos. Ils sont nos plus puissantes armes. Un enfant, un enseignant, un livre et un stylo peuvent changer le monde”
“Let no feeling of discouragement prey upon you, and in the end you are sure to succeed.” - Abraham Lincoln -
Abraham Lincoln was an American president who had to fight for years against the division of his country and for the abolition of slavery. He won the war and proclaimed the slaves free, but he was assassinated a few days later by John Wilkes Booth who disagreed with Lincoln's ideas for the USA.
“Ne laissez aucun sentiment de découragement se nourrir sur vous, et à la fin vous serez sûrs de réussir.” - Abraham Lincoln
Write a sentence about why you want to learn English, first the main reason you want to learn and then other advantages you think will come from knowing English!
Rédigez une phrase qui explique pourquoi vous voulez apprendre l’anglais. Commencez par la raison principale pour laquelle vous voulez apprendre puis écrivez les autres avantages que vous retirerez de savoir parler anglais.