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Describing a picture
| Useful words|
|in the middle||a photograph|
|in the centre||a painting|
|at the top||a drawing|
|at the bottom||an advertisement|
|on the left side||a poster|
|on the right side||the cover of a book|
|in the background||a map|
|in the foreground||a scene from a film|
|in the top left-hand corner||a chart / a graph|
|in the top right-hand corner||a cartoon (drawing)|
|in the bottom left-hand corner||a strip cartoon|
|in the bottom right-hand corner||a speech bubble|
This document is a painting, a map... / it dates from... / it's an advertisement for... / it was drawn by...
This picture is an advertisement.
It's the first Apple Logo.
It was designed in 1976 by Ronald Wayne
the third co-founder of Apple along with
Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak..
The scene takes place in the street, at school.... / during the day, at night, in the evening...
The scene takes place in the country.
This tree spreads over a man.
This man, who is wearing a wig, is sitting on the ground. He is leaning against the trunk of the tree.
The apple is just above his head.
A sentence on the outside border says:
I think that... , maybe... , I suppose... , the atmosphere is... , it seems as if...
Nobody exactly knows why Steve Jobs chose 'Apple' to name his corporation,
There is a popular story that Newton was sitting under an apple tree, an apple fell on his head, and he suddenly thought of the Universal Law of Gravitation.
Maybe, when he designed this logo Wayne thought:
And we know what happened next: ... Macintosh,... iMac, iPod..., iPhone
In my opinion, I (don't) like this picture because..., it makes me think of...
A good logo must be simple in form and convey
In fact it lasted only one year.
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