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Pre-test Unit 1C



 
Listening Comprehension: On va où?
Listen to each statement twice and mark which place below is mentioned in the statement.  (To listen to the recording, open the audio file in a new window by right clicking on the audio icon and select “open link in new window”.)
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D.
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B.
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E.
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C.
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Listening Comprehension: Une conversation
Listen to the dialogue twice. The second time, decide whether the statement is true (vrai) or false (faux).  (To listen to the recording, open the audio file in a new window by right clicking on the audio icon and select “open link in new window”.)
 

 8. 

Marie and Amina are friends.
 
04_L1U1_ActiviteD.mp3
 

 9. 

Marie is doing badly.
 

 10. 

Tom is a classmate.
 

 11. 

Tom is Algerian.
 

 12. 

Marie is not happy to meet Tom.
 

 13. 

Marie invites Amina to the party at Marc’s house.
 

 14. 

Amina wants to go to the party and can go to the party because she is free that night.
 
 
Vocabulary
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 15. 

On va au café?
A.
D’accord.
C.
À plus tard.
B.
Tu voudrais aller au café.
D.
Tu viens?
 

 16. 

Tu voudrais aller...?
A.
à la teuf
C.
mon professeur
B.
pourquoi pas
D.
je veux bien
 

 17. 

Tu voudrais aller au centre commercial?
A.
Tu viens?
C.
On va au café.
B.
À plus tard.
D.
Non, je ne peux pas.
 

 18. 

On va...?
A.
c’est mon professeur
C.
à plus tard
B.
au cinéma
D.
je te présente Karim
 

 19. 

Tu vas bien?
A.
Pas possible.
C.
Oui, ça va. Et toi?
B.
Tu viens?
D.
Salut.
 

 20. 

Tu voudrais venir?
A.
Mon professeur.
C.
Ça va fort.
B.
À bientôt.
D.
Ah ! Pas possible.
 
 
Vocabulary
Identify one or more choices that best complete the statement or answer the question.
 

 21. 

On va au cinéma?
 A.
Pas possible.
 C.
Tu viens?
 B.
Je ne peux pas.
 D.
D’accord.
 

 22. 

Tu voudrais aller...?
 A.
mon père
 C.
à la fête
 B.
au cinéma
 D.
au centre commercial
 

 23. 

Tu viens au centre commercial?
 A.
Oui, je veux bien.
 C.
Je ne peux pas. J’aide ma mère.
 B.
À plus tard.
 D.
Ça va Luc?
 

 24. 

C’est....
 A.
on va
 C.
mon professeur
 B.
salut
 D.
ma mère
 
 
Culture
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 25. 

Most French teenagers do not have a smartphone.
 

 26. 

French teenagers use French as well as English abbreviations when texting.
 

 27. 

Manga is unpopular among French teenagers.
 

 28. 

Wolof, Peul, Bambara, and Malinke are languages spoken in sub-Saharan Africa.
 

 29. 

French is no longer spoken in sub-Saharan Africa.
 

 30. 

Many sub-Saharan artists, such as Angélique Kidjo, sing in French as well as in other regional languages.
 

 31. 

La Guadeloupe, la Martinique, and la Guyane française are a part of France.
 
 
Culture
Indicate whether the statement is true or false. If false, change the identified word or phrase to make the statement true.
 

 32. 

Africa is generally divided into five main zones.

 

 33. 

Aimé Césaire was part of a movement called la créolité.

 

 34. 

Creole and French are spoken in the French Caribbean.

 

 35. 

Aimé Césaire wrote in French.

 

 36. 

Europe’s satellite launching site is in la Guadeloupe.

 
 
Culture
Identify one or more choices that best complete the statement or answer the question.
 

 37. 

French teenagers use their phones to....
 A.
play video games
 C.
write essays
 B.
listen to music
 D.
search the Web
 

 38. 

French teenagers spend approximately.... hours a day reading.
 A.
1.5
 C.
4.5
 B.
3
 D.
6
 

 39. 

... is located in West Africa.
 A.
Senegal
 C.
Rwanda
 B.
The Ivory Coast
 D.
Mali
 

 40. 

French is still used in... in Africa.
 A.
art
 C.
education
 B.
politics
 D.
everyday life
 

 41. 

La négritude is a movement that....
 A.
started in Africa
 C.
was co-founded by Aimé Césaire
 B.
promotes Africa and its culture
 D.
led to the end of slavery in the Caribbean
 
 
Culture
Complete each statement.
 

 42. 

Nine out of ten French teenagers have un... or un smartphone.
 

 

 43. 

In Africa, French was first a language of... in the 20th century.
 

 

 44. 

Patrick Chamoiseau and Raphaël Confiant promoted French Creole and helped to found a movement called "...."
 

 

 45. 

La Guyane française attracts many tourists who love....
 

 

 46. 

Europe’s satellite launch pad is in “....”
 

 

 47. 

Aimé Césaire co-founded a literary movement called “....”
 

 



 
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