Un jeune sauveteur

French A2 dictation exercise

Benjamin was 13 when he saved his brothers' lives.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"se déclarer (incendie)", "seul", "hésiter", "sauter", "aller chercher", "une échelle", "un voisin", "un appel au secours", "par chance", "blessé/e", "recevoir une médaille".

I'll play you French speech in sections for you to transcribe

  • Start by listening to the whole piece then hit start
  • Play each section and write down what you hear
  • I'll show you correct answers after each for you to mark yourself
Start the exercise
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