Family holiday car trip
French writing exercise

Sur la route des vacances en famille

Let the squabbles begin!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"a blankie [security blanket]", "the back shelf (car)", "to feel nauseous", "to do [someone] good", "that's enough", "to bother [someone]".

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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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DAD: Come on, everyone get in the car! MUM/MOM: Quentin, did you bring your blankie [security blanket]? QUENTIN: Yes Mum, it's on the back shelf. DAD: (later) Is everyone ok back there? MARION: No, I feel nauseous. MUM/MOM: Open your window, the air will do you good. QUENTIN: I'm thirsty. MARION: I'm hungry. QUENTIN: When do we get there? DAD: That's enough now! We'll get there when we get there! MARION: Dad! Quentin won't stop bothering me! MUM/MOM: Kids, stop fighting, we'll be there soon.

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