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The spanish flu


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The spanish flu

  1. 1. The Spanish Flu<br />
  2. 2. Pre-reading<br />What is inlfuenza?<br />
  3. 3. Vocabulary<br />Burden<br />Dishonor<br />Epidemic<br />Immune system<br />Infection<br />Inuit<br />Medical certificate<br />Mutate<br />Pneumonia<br />Virus <br />
  4. 4. P1<br />How fast did the flu found in Kansas spread?<br />What were the symptoms of the flu?<br />
  5. 5. … typical of … (L5)<br />
  6. 6. P2<br />How did the flu spread?<br />What was the U.S. criticized for?<br />
  7. 7. Of all the ways …, this was the worst: by air. (L17)<br />Early on, the American government should have done something … (L20)<br />
  8. 8. P3<br />Why was the infection more severe in some remote areas?<br />
  9. 9. …, because they were too weak to gather and prepare food. (L50)<br />
  10. 10. P4-5<br />How did the rich protect themselves? How was the result?<br />What did the government do to stop the spread of the disease?<br />
  11. 11. Millionaires, <br />boarded ships to cross the Atlantic Ocean,<br />thinking that the sea air would be healthier,<br />but an average of 7 percent of the passengers died <br />before the ship reached the next port.<br />
  12. 12. Just as had been the case during The Black Death, there were not enough coffins or grave diggers to bury all the dead.<br />When you have just made a statement, <br />you can use asas a conjunction to indicate that<br />the statement also applies to another person, thing, or group. After as you use be, have, an auxiliary, or a modal, then the subject.<br />e.g. Our daughter feels that way, as do our sons.<br />
  13. 13. P6-7<br />The U.S. and Spain, which country was most affected?<br />What was the consolation about the disease?<br />
  14. 14. … but some estimates put the figure as high as 80 million.<br />
  15. 15. P8-10<br />Why were the viruses of the disease so deadly?<br />Could the disease be worse if it happens today?<br />
  16. 16. … similar to … (L106)<br />… because a pig’s anatomy is so similar to a human’s (anatomy).<br />Mutate into (L108)<br />Leap to (L109)<br />Extensive network (L112)<br />Instead of (L114)<br />