Exam-style Questions: Health

1. Simple Practice

Working from the top down, re-arrange these parts of the body in the
right order:

le menton

le bras

le doigt de pied

le cou

les orielles

le ventre

les genoux

les pieds

(8 Marks)

Answer

Answer outline and marking scheme for question: 1

1.

les orielles

le menton

le cou

le bras

le ventre

les genoux

les pieds

le doigt de pied

(8 Marks)

2. Exam Style Practice - Simpler Level

How do you say in French:

a) I have a head-ache

b) Do you have a plaster?

c) What time does the chemist open?

d) I have a prescription

e) I have a sore throat

(5 Marks)

Answer

Answer outline and marking scheme for question: 2

2. Compare your answers with these samples:

a) J'ai mal à la têle

b) Avez-vous un sparadrap?

c) La pharmacie ouvre à quelle heure?

d) J'ai une ordannance

e) J'ai mal à la gorge

(5 Marks)

3. Higher Level - Now I am perfect!

Put into French:

a) When I was young I used to eat lots of chocolate

.......... Now I eat fruit and vegetables and a little chocolate
at the weekend.

b) When I was young I used to go to school in
a car

......... Now I walk to school.

c) When I was young I used to watch television

........ Now I play football.

Notes to help:

In the past, use the imperfect to show it was something you used
to do.

Quand j'étais jeune, je.......

Now = maintenant, je ..............

use the present tense to show it's what you do at the moment.

(3 Marks)

Answer

Answer outline and marking scheme for question: 3

3. Compare your answers.

a) Quand j'étais jeune, je mangeais beaucoup
de chocolat.

....... Maintenant je mange des fruits et des légumes et
un peu de chocolat le weekend.

b) Quand j'étais jeune j'allais
à l'école en voiture

......... maintenant je vais à pied au collège.

c) Quand j'étais jeune, je regardais la
télévision

........ Maintenant je joue au football.

(3 Marks)

4. Comprehension

Hier soir il y a eu un accident dans la rue. Il pleuvait et un
jeune homme en moto roulait trop vite et il est descendu de la moto au carrefour.
Il a fallu le transporter à l'hôpital mais heureusement il n'était
pas gravement blesse. J'ai vu ce qui est arrive et j'ai téléphoné
à la police.

a) When did this accident take place?

b) What was the weather like?

c) What vehicle was involved?

d) Where exactly did the accident take place?

e) Where was the young man taken?

f) Was he hurt?

g) What did the witness do?

(7 Marks)

Answer

Answer outline and marking scheme for question: 4

4.

a) Yesterday evening

b) It was raining

c) A motobike

d) At the crossroads

e) To hospital

f) not seriously

g) Rang the police

(7 Marks)

(Marks available: 23)