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Anthony, hairdresser

"Anthony, coiffeur"
French A1 writing exercise

Anthony tells us about his job as a hairdresser.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "to do for a living", "to own", "a hair salon", "a client/customer", "for example", "to meet [someone]", "chatty", "a secret", "a regular (customer)", "difficult (person)", "to leave [a place]".

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
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How the test works

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- What do you do for a living? - I'm a hairdresser and I own a hair salon in the city centre [US:downtown]. Sometimes, I also go to my clients' places when they can't walk for example. I love my job because I meet a lot of people. I'm also very chatty, and I know all the secrets of my regulars! Of course, there are some difficult customers, but they're always happy when they leave my salon!

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