In a Basque restaurant

"Dans un restaurant basque"
French A1 writing exercise

Pascal wants to try a Basque specialty while visiting Biarritz.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "to take an order (restaurant)", "first time", "I would like", "to try (food)", "a local dish", "Basque (adj.)", "a specialty", "of course", "popular", "a bell pepper", "an onion", "an egg", "to drink", "a glass", "sparkling wine".

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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- Hello! Can I take your order? - It is my first time in Biarritz, and I would like to try a local dish. Do you have (some) Basque specialties? - Yes, of course! The piperade is very popular. It's a traditional dish with (some) tomatoes, (some) bell peppers, (some) onions and (some) eggs. - That sounds delicious! I'm going to have one piperade, please! And to drink, I would like a glass of Txakoli, your region's sparkling wine!

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