Talking about the school day (Part 1/3)

In this lesson we introduce some key features of the French school system and revise using regular -ER and -IR verbs in the third person singular and plural.

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Quiz:

Describing a school day [1/3]

Plenary quiz

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Q1.The verb "commencer" means...

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Q2.The verb endings for present tense "er" verbs (once we have chopped off the -er from the infinitive) in the third person singular and plural are...

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Q3.The verb endings for present tense "ir" verbs (once we have chopped off the -ir from the infinitive) in the third person singular and plural are...

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Q4."Les cours finissent à 17h" means.....

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Q5.Translate into French: "Lucy and George are retaking the year".

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Q6.jour

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Q7.après

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Q8.personne

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Q9.dernier

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Q10.pendant

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Q11.peu

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Q12.bon

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Quiz:

Describing a school day [1/3]

Plenary quiz

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Question 11

Question 12

Q1.The verb "commencer" means...

1/12

Q2.The verb endings for present tense "er" verbs (once we have chopped off the -er from the infinitive) in the third person singular and plural are...

2/12

Q3.The verb endings for present tense "ir" verbs (once we have chopped off the -ir from the infinitive) in the third person singular and plural are...

3/12

Q4."Les cours finissent à 17h" means.....

4/12

Q5.Translate into French: "Lucy and George are retaking the year".

5/12

Q6.jour

6/12

Q7.après

7/12

Q8.personne

8/12

Q9.dernier

9/12

Q10.pendant

10/12

Q11.peu

11/12

Q12.bon

12/12

Lesson summary: Talking about the school day (Part 1/3)

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