How to make a sad story funny
– Jodie Houlston-Lau
It may seem counterintuitive, but comedy is often key to a serious story. As a writer, you need your audience to experience a range of emotions, no matter what your genre. Comic relief is a tried-and-true way of creating the varied emotional texture a compelling story needs. So how can you create this effect in your own stories? Jodie Houlston-Lau shares some tips for lightening the mood.
Why do we dream? – Amy Adkins
In the 3rd millennium BCE, Mesopotamian kings recorded and interpreted their dreams on wax tablets. In the years since, we haven’t paused in our quest to understand why we dream. And while we still don’t have any definitive answers, we have some theories. Amy Adkins reveals the top seven reasons why we might dream.
The twins who tricked the Maya gods of death – Ilan Stavans
Dive into the Maya myth of twins Junajpu and Ixb’alanke as they descend into the underworld to play the gods in a ballgame.
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MATERIEL pour le cours d’anglais:
- Un GRAND CLASSEUR MINCE avec des pochettes transparentes/ ou un PORTE-VUES (conseillé).
- Des feuilles simples format A4
- Un casque ou des écouteurs CLASSIQUES pour utilisation sur ordinateur ou tablette.
- Le Memo Anglais B1-B2 (Elise Peizerat, 2020) – €7.90