14Paris livingParis is divided into “arrrondissements,” or districts. The city is divided into arrondissements in the pattern of a snail shell. The first arrondissement is in the center.Look at to see the layout of the arrondissements with the famous monuments labeled. (Look at the numbers on the red boxes to determine what is in that arrondissement.Discuss: In which arrondissement would you like to live? Why? Do you think it would be expensive?
15Le quartier latin à Paris http://www. aaccessmaps
16La maison http://www.maison.fr/ Go to the site Click Acheter. Check Maison. Prix max - try Nombre de pièces Code postal/vlle - try Paris, then pick another city like Toulouse or Lille. Take a few minutes to check out the options. Compare the differences between our houses & French houses.La maison
17Un immeuble Top floor - le quatrième étage (4th floor) Le troisième étage (3rd floor)Le deuxième étage (2nd floor)Le premier étage (1st floor)Le rez-de-chaussée (ground floor - generally has a shop or café)
18Un appartementGo to the siteCheck appartment - this is for a rental (louer), so put 3000 in the max euros. 2 pièces. Paris. Change the money &/or the city and see what else you could get.In this photo, an apartment would have 2-4 windows. The higher apartments are more expensive because of the better views.
19Un clavier à codeMany apartment buildings have entry code boxes for added security.The tenant must enter <<une code>> to enter.
26Le balcon Most apartments have a balcony. Some are very ornate. Many people open the doors to circulate air, since most apartments don’t have air conditioning.People also go out to their balcony to people watch.
27Une terrasseHouses generally have <<une terrasse,>> a patio or terrace. Est-ce qu’il y a un arbre? Et des fleurs?
28Not all apartment buildings have an elevator Not all apartment buildings have an elevator. (Very important to know if you have to carry groceries up to the 4th (our 5th) floor!)Those that have an elevator may have one similar to this, or it may have a more modern one.The old elevators have a metal barred door that you pull across. They are very small and creak as they ascend. I love them! They have character.Un ascenseur
29Un escalierApartment buildings always have staircases. In many of the older buildings, they are wooden or marble spiral staircases.Any staircase is called un escalier.
30Une station de métro à Paris Metro/subway station entranceEntrances in the Art Nouveau style were created by Hector Guimard from88 like this still remain around Paris
31http://www. hgtv. com/hgtv/pac_ctnt_988/text/0,,HGTV_22056_68579,00 Click on the linkHouse Hunters InternationalVideo: Paris Dreams A couple looks for an apartment in Paris.
32Les devoirs Page cent quatorze Ex 1 - translate the sentences into English #1 Is Mrs. Senghor the wife of Mr. Senghor?Ex 2 - Answer in a complete sentence in French. #1 Francine a quinze ans.Ex 3 - Short answer. #1 mon oncleEx 4 - short answer (a,b,c)