Frida Kahlo was a Mexican artist. She was famous for a style that combined Mexican folk art with surrealism.

а)

– on 6th July, 1907

– Asa child

– in 1922

– at the age of 18

– It was then that

– When Frida was 21

– in 1929

– Nine years later

– on 13th July, 1954

b)

where and when born: Coyoacan, Mexico, 6th July, 1907

early years: dreamed of becoming a doctor, in 1922 began studying Medicine, bus accident at age of 18, taught herself to paint while recovering, developed her own style of Mexican folk art and surrealism

later years & achievements: met artist Diego Rivera at age of 21, married in 1929, first exhibition nine years later in New York City, Paris exhibitions, where and when died: in her hometown, 13th July, 1954 Frida Kahlo was born in Coyoacan, Mexico, on 6th July, 1907. As a child, she dreamed of becoming a doctor, so she began studying Medicine in 1922. She had to stop at the age of 18 because she had an accident. She had to stay in bed to recover and she felt bored, so she taught herself to paint, and developed her own style of Mexican folk art and surrealism.

At the age of 21, she met the artist Diego Rivera, and they got married in 1929. Nine years later she had her first exhibition in New York City. She also exhibited work in Paris.

She died in her hometown on 13th July, 1954.

– on 6th July, 1907

– Asa child

– in 1922

– at the age of 18

– It was then that

– When Frida was 21

– in 1929

– Nine years later

– on 13th July, 1954

b)

where and when born: Coyoacan, Mexico, 6th July, 1907

early years: dreamed of becoming a doctor, in 1922 began studying Medicine, bus accident at age of 18, taught herself to paint while recovering, developed her own style of Mexican folk art and surrealism

later years & achievements: met artist Diego Rivera at age of 21, married in 1929, first exhibition nine years later in New York City, Paris exhibitions, where and when died: in her hometown, 13th July, 1954 Frida Kahlo was born in Coyoacan, Mexico, on 6th July, 1907. As a child, she dreamed of becoming a doctor, so she began studying Medicine in 1922. She had to stop at the age of 18 because she had an accident. She had to stay in bed to recover and she felt bored, so she taught herself to paint, and developed her own style of Mexican folk art and surrealism.

At the age of 21, she met the artist Diego Rivera, and they got married in 1929. Nine years later she had her first exhibition in New York City. She also exhibited work in Paris.

She died in her hometown on 13th July, 1954.

a)

and, so, also, but.

b)

1 His concerts were always sold out because his music was very popular.

2 Frida had a mirror so she could paint herself.

3 He started writing when he was young and he wrote over 50 books.

4 She sang well. She danced well, too.

5 He was a genius, but people didn’t recognize his talent.

and, so, also, but.

b)

1 His concerts were always sold out because his music was very popular.

2 Frida had a mirror so she could paint herself.

3 He started writing when he was young and he wrote over 50 books.

4 She sang well. She danced well, too.

5 He was a genius, but people didn’t recognize his talent.

a)

Albert Einstein: scientist, philosopher, physicist

– born 14th March 1879 in Ulm

– grew up in Munich, attended Luitpold Grammar School, interested in Maths and Science, played violin

– at 15 left school, went to Milan, ambition to be Maths / Physics teacher

– finished university in Zurich in 1900

– in 1901 got job in Swiss Patent Office

– worked on maths problems in spare time

– in 1905 published scientific theories including ‘Special Theory of Relativity’

– Nobel Prize in 1921

– published over 400 scientific works, gave lectures in Europe and America

– died 18th April 1955 at 76.

b)

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was a world-famous scientist and physicist. He was born on 14th March, 1879 in Ulm, which is now in Germany.

As a child, he grew up in Munich. He attended Luitpold Grammar School where he was a quiet student interested in science and mathematics. He also enjoyed playing his violin. At the age of 15, he left school and went to live with his family in Milan. He wanted to become a Maths or Physics teacher. He took his exams in Switzerland and finished his studies in 1900, in Zurich.

In 1901, Einstein got a job as a technical assistant in the Swiss Patent Office. In his spare time, he worked on maths problems and in 1905, he published some of his famous scientific theories, one of which was the well-known ‘Special Theory of Relativity’. During the 1920s, he received many different honours. He got the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. Throughout his life, he published over 400 scientific works and gave lectures in Europe and America.

Albert Einstein died on 18th April, 1955. He was 76 years old. He was a genius.

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Albert Einstein: scientist, philosopher, physicist

– born 14th March 1879 in Ulm

– grew up in Munich, attended Luitpold Grammar School, interested in Maths and Science, played violin

– at 15 left school, went to Milan, ambition to be Maths / Physics teacher

– finished university in Zurich in 1900

– in 1901 got job in Swiss Patent Office

– worked on maths problems in spare time

– in 1905 published scientific theories including ‘Special Theory of Relativity’

– Nobel Prize in 1921

– published over 400 scientific works, gave lectures in Europe and America

– died 18th April 1955 at 76.

b)

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was a world-famous scientist and physicist. He was born on 14th March, 1879 in Ulm, which is now in Germany.

As a child, he grew up in Munich. He attended Luitpold Grammar School where he was a quiet student interested in science and mathematics. He also enjoyed playing his violin. At the age of 15, he left school and went to live with his family in Milan. He wanted to become a Maths or Physics teacher. He took his exams in Switzerland and finished his studies in 1900, in Zurich.

In 1901, Einstein got a job as a technical assistant in the Swiss Patent Office. In his spare time, he worked on maths problems and in 1905, he published some of his famous scientific theories, one of which was the well-known ‘Special Theory of Relativity’. During the 1920s, he received many different honours. He got the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. Throughout his life, he published over 400 scientific works and gave lectures in Europe and America.

Albert Einstein died on 18th April, 1955. He was 76 years old. He was a genius.