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  • 1.  
  • 2. A knight’s tale Directed by Brian Helgeland
    • Main Characters
    • Sir William Thatcher
    • Count Adhemar of Anjou
    • Lady Jocelyn
    • Geoffrey Chaucer
    • Kate the Farrier
    • Roland
    • Wat Falhurst
    • Sir Thomas Corville/Edward the Black Prince of Wales
    • John Thatcher
  • 3. Activities
    • (Blog: verobarria.blogspot.com)
    • Read “A Movie: A Knight’s Tale” and do the following activities.
  • 4. KEY WORDS
    • 1. Look at the words which are in red. Which of them do you think refer to people? Write them down in the table.
    • Then comment with your partners the difference between these words. Check the meanings orally with your teacher.
  • 5. 2. Read the rest of the keywords and match them to their meaning.
    • ___Title
    • ___Plot
    • ___Anachronism
    • ___Middle Ages
    • ___Jousting
    • ___Forbidden
    • ___Pseudonism/pseudonym
    • ___Rivalry
    • 1. Not permitted by law.
    • 2. The action or relation of rivals.
    • 3. Belonging to another time.
    • 4. The story that is told.
    • 5. The name of a work of art or literary composition.
    • 6. A combat between two mounted knights.
    • 7. A period of history.
    • 8. A fictitious name.
  • 6. Some extra vocabulary A knight in an armor suit Jousting lances Jousting competition Jousting horse A blacksmith A thatcher at work
  • 7. Film Review
    • Go to this site and watch the film review.
    • http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-7508882083018520342&q=knight%27s+tale&total=1015&start=0&num=10&so=0&type=search&plindex=1
  • 8. 3. Say the names of the characters who appeared in the video.
  • 9. 4. What is the story about?
    • ____ Rivalry between two friends
    • ____ A young squire fighting in jousting competitions.
    • ____ Love between a noble and a peasant.
  • 10. 5. Comment these ideas in groups and how they are represented in the film.
    • It is important to fight for our dreams.
    • Those of humble origin can obtain glory.
    • The value of friendship in the film.
    • We must follow our convictions.
    • Women’s role in jobs.