Following the GPS

"Suivre le GPS"
French B1 writing exercise

Follow this GPS's instructions to reach your destination.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "Please [do]...", "to enter (date)", "to start (a car)", "heading", "to continue straight", "a road", "until [doing]", "to reach", "a motorway [US: highway]", "an exit", "to follow", "a (road) sign", "to be X meters (away)".

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. Please enter your destination. Start heading northwest on the main avenue. Continue straight for two kilometers, then turn left onto rue Jacques Cartier. Continue on this road for five kilometers until you reach the A10 motorway [US: highway]. Take (the) exit 23 and follow the signs towards the city. After eight kilometers, turn right onto rue Lafayette, then take the second left onto avenue de la Liberté. Your destination will be 500 meters on your right. You have reached your destination.