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My life is a hashtag

"Ma vie est un hashtag"
French B2 writing exercise

Sébastien explains why hashtags are so important in his life.

Pay attention to the hints!

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this exercise: "a hashtag symbol", "to tattoo", "an influencer", "a hashtag (internet)", "to create buzz", "a substantial income", "[one's] dream house", "to propose to [someone]", "a hint", "a treasure hunt", "on one knee", "to get married", "a tattoo".

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

Here's a preview of the text for the writing challenge, when you're ready click the start button above:

Next month, I'll have a hashtag symbol tattooed on my wrist. But why would you do that, you'll say? Because I wouldn't be anything without hashtags. In my job as an Instagram influencer, hashtags are the main tools that I use to create buzz. Thanks to the substantial income that my brand has generated these last years, I'll soon be able to buy my dream house. And when I wanted to propose to my girlfriend - whom I met through my Instagram - I used hashtags as hints in a treasure hunt which led her to me, on one knee. She said yes, and we'll get married next summer. Now you understand why I'd like that tattoo!

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