Camping with your dog

"Camper avec son chien"
French B2 writing exercise

Patrick gives us some advice on taking your dog camping with you.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "an animal lover", "a [something] enthusiast", "to combine both", "a dog owner", "a camping trip", "inside/outside", "to find it best to [do]", "a routine", "establish", "four-legged", "a campsite", "to make sure that...", "requirements", "proof of vaccinations", "to consider [doing]", "to bivouac", "to put up (tent)", "a tip (advice)".

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:

- Hello Patrick! You are an animal lover and a camping enthusiast. Could you tell our listeners how to combine both so that dog owners can spend a relaxing camping trip with their best friend? - First of all, you need to decide whether your dog will sleep inside or outside the tent. I find it best to follow the routine that you already have established at home so that your four-legged friend is more comfortable. Know also that not all campsites accept dogs. Therefore, you will have to make sure that your campsite accepts them, and you will need to check their requirements. Don't forget the necessary documents such as proof of vaccinations. Otherwise, you could consider bivouacking, which would give you more freedom to put your tent up wherever you want to. - Patrick, thank you so much for all these extremely useful tips!