Illnesses and Getting Better

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Illnesses and Getting Better

It is very important that you know the different words for illnesses. This exercise will help you test your knowledge.

Read the sentence in the purple box below and then click on the relevant image to accompany it. Mark your answer and then move on to the next question:

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If you need to go to a French Chemist to buy something for an injury, for example, it is a lot easier (and quicker!) if you know how to ask for it in French!

In the next interaction, read the ailment written in bold on the left, then select the correct medicine from the list on the right. Mark your answer to see if you are right and then move on to the next question:

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"Comment ça s'écrit" = How do you spell it?

In the role-play you will very likely have to say what is wrong with you and how long you have been feeling like that. Don't forget that if the role-play is on the telephone that you should begin with "allo".

Here is an example of the sort of role-play you may have to perform. Read what the receptionist says and then click on a suitable reply for Pierre to use. Mark your answer each time to see if you are right:

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How much do you think about your health? There are lots of things that you can do and avoid to make your lifestyle healthier. The following exercise will test your vocabulary in this area.

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