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UNIT 8 FRIDA KAHLO

FRIDA KAHLO

FRIDA KHALO IS A FAMOUS PAINTER WHO LIVED IN A BLUE HOUSE IN MEXICO. NOW SHE IS ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS ARTISTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY. BUT TO ACHIEVE THAT SHE OVERCAME MANY PROBLEMS.

WHEN SHE WAS SIX YEARS OLD SHE SUFFERED POLIO. POLIO IS A DISEASE THAT KEPT FRIDA BLIND. BUT SHE ALWAYS PLAYED AND PAINTED. WHEN  SHE WAS EIGHTEEN SHE HAD A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT THAT DID NOT LET HER WALK FOR A LONG TIME. HOWEVER, SHE CONTINUED PAINTING.

FRIDA LIKES TO PAINT MORE THAN ANOTHER THING IN THE WORLD.

NOW SHE CAN PLAY CHESS, USE THE COMPUTER, SING, COOK, PAINT, DRAW AND WRITE.

BUT SHE CAN'T RIDE A BIKE, PLAY TENNIS, RIDE A CAR AND RIDE A HORSE.

HER DREAM WAS TO BE A PAINTER. SHE ALWAYS USE A PENCIL, AN ERASER, A PAINT BRUSH, A SHARPENER AND WATERCOLORS.  SHE LIKES TO DRAW HERSELF.

SHE WORKED HARD TO ACHIEVE HER DREAM. BEING AN ARTIST.

QUESTIONS:

- CAN FRIDA DRIVE A CAR AND PLAY TENNIS?

- WHERE IS FRIDA FROM? WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THIS COUNTRY?

- WHAT DO YOU LIKE ABOUT FRIDA? WHY?

- DOES FRIDA WORK HARD TO ACHIEVE HER DREAM? WHY?

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