It's not my fault!
French writing exercise

Ce n'est pas ma faute !

Teacher Émilie lists her students' funny excuses.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"a teacher (French secondary school)", "a (secondary school) student", "creative", "here's", "to be on strike", "a burglar", "to tear up [something]", "a worksheet (school)", "fertile".

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
Start the exercise
How the test works

Here's a preview of the text for the writing challenge, when you're ready click the start button above:

I'm a French teacher and my students can be very creative when they need to explain why they haven't done their homework! Here's a few examples: "I was on strike." "Burglars came into our house yesterday, and they took my homework." "I did my homework, but then I woke up, and it was only a dream!" "My hamster tore my worksheet up." What a fertile imagination!

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