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Key Phrases 02

What do ‘bon pour la santé’ and ‘je me détends’ mean? How would you say, ‘to do the housework’, or ‘I believe that ...’?

In Year 7, 8 or 9 and studying French? This fun rapid revision quiz was written for you.

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Just as in any language, some phrases are used quite often in French. In this second quiz on Key Phrases we look at some more combinations of words which you might want to use a lot. Keep playing these quizzes until the answers come as second nature. It’s a fast and fun way to revise for tests and exams.

In each question you will be given a phrase or words in English. All you have to do is choose the French equivalent from the four choices offered.
To do the housework
Faire les courses
Faire le ménage
Faire mes devoirs
Faire une promenade
Faire les courses = do the shopping
Faire mes devoirs = do my homework
Faire une promenade = to go for a walk
Do you want ...
À mon avis ...
En ce qui me concerne ...
Tu veux ...
As-tu besoin ...
À mon avis ... = in my opinion ...
En ce qui me concerne ... = as far as I'm concerned ...
As-tu besoin ... = Do you need ...
I relax
Je me douche
Je me lave
Je me détends
Je me lève
Je me douche = I have a shower
Je me lave = I have a wash
Je me lève = I get up
Good for the health
Bon pour la santé
Mauvais pour la santé
Aller à une fête
Aller en boîte
Mauvais pour la santé = bad for the health
Aller à une fête = to go to a party
Aller en boîte = to go clubbing
To watch a film
Voir des DVD
Aller au cinéma
Aller voir ma grand-mère
Voir un film
Voir des DVD = to watch some DVDs
Aller au cinéma = to go to the cinema
Aller voir ma grand-mère = go and see my grandma
Wash the car
Laver la voiture
Promener le chien
Ranger ma chambre
Rester à la maison
Promener le chien = walk the dog
Ranger ma chambre = tidy my room
Rester à la maison = to stay at home
I must / I have to
Je ne peux pas
Je suis désolé
Je suis privé de sorti
Je dois
Je ne peux pas = I can't
Je suis désolé = I'm sorry
Je suis privé de sorti = I'm grounded
I go to bed
Je me réveille
Je me couche
Je prends le petit-déjeuner
Je vais au collège
Je me réveille = I wake up
Je prends le petit-déjeuner = I have breakfast
Je vais au collège = I go to school
I get dressed
Je me brosse les dents
Faire du patin à glace
Aller au bowling
Je m’habille
Je me brosse les dents = I brush my teeth
Faire du patin à glace = to go ice-skating
Aller au bowling = to go bowling
I believe that ...
Je pense que ...
Je trouve que ...
Je crois que ...
Je comprends que ...
Je pense que ... = I think that ...
Je trouve que ... = I find that ...
Je comprends que ... = I understand that ...
You can find more about this topic by visiting BBC Bitesize - French

Author:  Graeme Haw

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