La main verte (B2)
French dictation exercise

Gabrielle believes that everyone can develop green thumbs.

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise:
"avoir la main verte", "inné/e", "un don", "cela demande que + [Subjonctif]", "comme il faut", "humble", "un échec", "forcément", "un organe sensoriel", "tout est question de", "à [son] égard", "Dame Nature", "bien faire les choses", "décidément".

I'll play you French speech in sections for you to transcribe

  • Start by listening to the whole piece then hit start
  • Play each section and write down what you hear
  • I'll show you correct answers after each for you to mark yourself
Start the exercise
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