My work experience placement

"Mon stage en entreprise"
French A2 writing exercise

Thomas worked in an office as part of his work experience placement.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "an office", "an experience", "farther than", "to catch a train", "nervous", "a secretary", "to learn how to", "a photocopier", "to file a document", "visitors", "to get along with", "already".

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

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I worked in an office for three weeks and it was a very interesting experience. The office was farther than my school, so I had to get up earlier in order to catch the train. On the first day, I was very nervous but Luc, the secretary, helped me a lot. I learned how to use the photocopier, I filed documents and I also made coffee for visitors. I got along with everyone and I miss them already!

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