Why study French?
French writing exercise

Pourquoi étudier le français ?

Hugo gives us his reasons to pick up French again.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"to learn", "secondary school [US: middle school]", "at the time", "Mrs", "dynamic", "to make [something] fun", "unfortunately", "to keep on [doing]", "to admit", "to resume", "a reason to [do something]", "to get (a job)".

I’ll give you some sentences to translate into French

  • I’ll show you where you make mistakes
  • I’ll keep track of what you need to practise
  • Change my choices if you want
Start the exercise
How the test works

Here's a preview of the text for the writing challenge, when you're ready click the start button above:

Why do you want to learn French? - I have several reasons! First, I learned French for three years in secondary school [US: middle school], and at the time, I loved my teacher, Mrs Duroc. She was dynamic and interesting, and she always found original ideas to make lessons fun! Unfortunately, I didn't keep on after that, and I must admit that I don't remember much, but I've always wanted to resume lessons, and now, I have a second reason to do it... I got a job in Paris!

Let me take a look at that...