Today, you will have the challenging task of reading and comprehending the first three paragraphs of an article which was not designed for language learners. The sentence structure and the vocabulary used will sometimes make it difficult for you to comprehend. But remember:
1. Go with what you know first.
2. Figure out the rest using context clues.
3. When searching vocabulary online (as a last resort), use the Larousse dictionary: http://www.larousse.fr/dictionnaires/francais-anglais and enter the word you are searching for in the Rechercher window:
Write your comprehension of the article in the TRAVAIL section of your notes.