Toyota Camry 2012 Big Game : It’s Reinvented

 

Toyota reinvents more than the Camry in this extended version of the blockbuster commercial that started it all.

What would you like #reinvented?

Toyota are trying to start a meme?

What is a meme?

How do you call the symbol # ? where is it mostly used?

What other meaning does # have?

 

Definitions:

– A meme  is “an idea, behaviour or style that spreads from person to person within a culture.”A meme acts as a unit for carrying cultural ideas, symbols or practices, which can be transmitted from one mind to another through writing, speech, gestures, rituals or other phenomena.

 

First let’s watch the video:

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8XmdQjJ7BM

Now, lets watch the video again and try to write down the re-inventions.

 

 

“After re-inventing the Toyota Camry, we decided to keep re-inventing”

 

1. This is the re-invented ____________ .

 

2. This is the re-invented ___________ ______________ .

 

3. This is the re-invented __________ .

 

4. The re-invented ____________ ______________ _____________ .

 

5. The re-invented _____________ .

 

6. The re-invented _____________ .

 

7. re-invented ______________ .

 

8. This is re-invented __________ .

 

“And this is the re-invented Toyota Camry, available with everything you could possible want.” 

 

baby camry.jpg

 

Next, copy your answers in the spaces below. Watch the video for a third time and try to repeat the benefits of each re-invention.

 

 

1. This is the re-invented ____________ .

 

Benefit:  It also ………………………………………….

 

 

2. This is the re-invented ___________ ______________ .

 

Benefit: He’s also ………………………………………….

 

 

3. This is the re-invented __________ .

 

Benefit:   It doesn’t ………….     It is also ……………………………….

 

 

4. The re-invented ____________ ______________ _____________ .

 

Benefit:  It’s a ………………………………………….

 

 

5. The re-invented _____________ .

 

Benefit:  It ………………………………………….

 

 

6. The re-invented _____________ .

 

Benefit:  It ………………………………………….

 

 

7. re-invented ______________ .

 

Benefit:   They are ………………………………………….

 

 

8. This is re-invented __________ .

 

Benefit:   It makes ………………………………………….

 

“And this is the re-invented Toyota Camry, available with everything you could possible want.” 

 

 

Discussion:

 

What would you like #reinvented?

What is the DMV?  How often do you have to go there?

What other memes do you know?

Do you think there are a lot of ads with babies in them?

 

 

 

Exercise:

Please use the words below in the sentences:

 

couch, police officer, masseuse, poop, a time machine, nicer, blender, to fight crime, curtains, skinny,

 

1. I never thought that I would have to go shopping for ____________ .

 

2. I think he needs to eat more calçots, he looks a little ____________ .

 

3. Sometimes I wish that I had a _______ _____________ so that I could return to the past and change events.

 

4. My should is killing me, do you know a good _____________ ?

 

5. Do you smell that? I think the cat ___________ in the flower pot .

 

6. The good cop is always _________ that the bad cop.

 

7. Batman was a masked crusader who helped to _________ __________ .

 

8. Let’s ask the ___________ _____________ for directions.

 

9. A ____________ is a sofa, or a long chair, a lounge, a daybed or a love seat but not to be confused with coach.

 

10. The best thing about fruit is using the _____________ to mix different drinks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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