A winter meal

"Un repas d'hiver"
French A1 writing exercise

Bernard has his perfect comfort meal for cold nights.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "outside/inside", "to turn on the heat", "a starter", "leeks", "potatoes", "carrots", "a main dish", "a beef bourguignon (dish)", "mushrooms", "red wine", "a piece of cheese", "homemade".

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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When it's cold outside, I like to stay inside. I turn on the heat and I prepare my favourite meal. As a starter, I make a warm soup with leeks, potatoes and carrots. My main dish is a delicious beef bourguignon, with button mushrooms and a red wine sauce. Then, I eat a piece of cheese, and I end the meal with a homemade crème brûlée. I'm very hungry now!

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