French Igcse Tips

Only available on StudyMode
  • Download(s) : 813
  • Published : October 13, 2011
Open Document
Text Preview
Situations for the role play could include:
* Buying a train or bus ticket
* Asking for directions
* Shopping
* Making enquiries about lost property
* Making a reservation in a hotel or campsite.
You may have to discuss the following and will be given information to guide your response: * your work experience
* your region
* your hobbies
"Pourriez-vous répéter la question s'il vous plaît?"
= Could you repeat the question please?
"Je ne sais pas" = I don't know
"Je ne comprends pas" = I don't understand
To answer some questions you may have to fill in:
* a form
* Blanks in a piece of text.
For others, you may have to write:
* a message
* a postcard
* a diary
* a letter
* An article for a magazine.
Try to include different tenses if possible. You may be asked about what you did last weekend (past tense); try to add if you'll do the same thing next weekend (future tense). Make lists of phrases you could include to boost your mark. E.g. après avoir + past participle = after having...

venir de + infinitive = to have just...
depuis with present tense = for...
Il faut / On devrait ... + infinitive = You should...
About the school
1. Comment s'appelle ton école?
What is your school called?
Réponse:
Mon école s'appelle...
My school is called...
2. Décris ton collège.
Describe your school.
Réponse:
Mon collège est...
My school is...| Il y a ... élèves.
There are ... pupils.| Les bâtiments sont...
The buildings are...|
Voici des exemples:
Mon collège est assez grand.
My school is quite big. | Il y a 800 élèves en tout.
There are 800 pupils altogether. |
Les bâtiments sont modernes et bien équipés.
The buildings are modern and well equipped. |
3. Parle-moi d'une journée typique au collège.
Tell me about a typical day at school.
Réponse:
Les cours commencent à...
Lessons begin at... Les cours finissent à...
Lessons end at... |...
tracking img