At a Fatals Picards concert
French writing exercise

À un concert des Fatals Picards

Julien and his friend Matthieu went to see the French band Les Fatals Picards on stage.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"to discover", "a band (music)", "instantly", "a fan (music)", "lyrics", "hilarious", "contagious", "to take [someone] [somewhere]", "a concert", "already", "unbelievable", "on stage", "an audience (music)", "to make all the difference".

Learn more about this band here.


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I discovered this band in 2010, and I instantly became a big fan! Their lyrics are crazy and hilarious, and their energy is contagious. Two years ago, I took my friend Matthieu to one of their concerts. We already loved their music, but they were also unbelievable on stage! They have a special connection with their audience, and it makes all the difference. What a fantastic concert!

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