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The video talks about a new internet trend called "cottagecore": information about it and its "paradoxes"
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Upper-intermediate (B2)
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This resource is intended for:High schoolers
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1. Choose the correct options.
When and where did this trend called cottagecore start?
Mid 2010s on Tiktok and Tumblr
Late 2010s on Tiktok and Tumblr
2. Choose the correct options.
What is the relation between the singer Taylor Swift and this trend?
Her works seem to be a soundtrack for cottagecore
All her songs are about rural life
3. Guess the end.
What is the relation between Emerson and Thoreau and this trend of cottagecore?
4. Choose the correct options.
The "Back to the Land" movement emerged in the
1960s and 1970s
5. Choose the correct options.
Which fact is NOT mentioned as something that contributed to the rise of the new cottagecore aesthetics during the pandemic?
anxieties about climate change
excessive and unhealthy working conditions
new technological advancements in agriculture
6. Choose the correct options.
The video says that there is a lot of evidence that globalization and capitalism are harming...
both our personal well-being and the planet
both our personal well-being and the economy
7. Guess the end.
The video says one word is frequently associated with cottagecore on Instagram. Which word is it?
8. Choose the correct options.
Sometimes cottagecore is ridiculed by people who believe this trend is just shallow, silly and phony attitudes just to post on social media.
9. Choose the correct options.
According to the video, some people believe that posting things about cottagecore on social media is great because it can connect ...
people with similar interests and inspirations
people who have houses to rent in the countryside
10. Guess the end.
What is a common criticism that some people have about the cottagecore aesthetics?
11. Choose the correct options.
Although cottagecore seems exclusionary, some members of minority groups try to imagine themselves in cottagecore in a positive way.
12. Guess the end.
The painter says: "we spend most of our life just walking round and looking...but never, never seeing" . What do you think he means?
Lucasamorim is from/lives in Brazil and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2012-11-16. Lucasamorim last logged in on 2022-10-18, and has shared 1 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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