FREN  105

Assignments - Leçon  9

This assignment page will tell you what I want you to turn in as homework. Send me those pages marked with an asterisk *. The Plan contains the answers to all or most of the exercises that follow.  Feel free to check your work before you send it to me.  Many of these exercises will also appear on your exam.  Check the exam description for details.


Your first assignment for French in Action leçon 9 is simply going to be a part of your review of the introduction and lessons 2 - 8.  I won't ask you to write out and send me all of these pages but work on these until you can do them without looking at the French sheet. When you can do that, you are ready for the review portion of the exam.

Review questions and answers 

Description of Mireille  

Description of Robert  


Révision - questions et réponses

Déscription de Mireille

Déscription de Robert

Remember! Language study is a cumulative thing, and not a collection of isolated units.  I will expect you to remember all of the earlier material as we proceed from lesson to lesson.


Now read the text for leçon 9 and use the text vocabulary sheet to try to figure out what everything means.

Text vocabulary

Your translation should be close to this

Text translation

Now I want you to put the English page above back into French, sentence by sentence.  You do not, however, has to send them to me.


Now go to the Mise en Oeuvre section and figure out what the questions mean.  

Mise en oeuvre    (English meaning of the questions)

Referring to the text, try to find the answers to the questions.

Mise en oeuvre    (French questions with the correct answers)

How did you do?  Here are the questions and answers in English.  Send me these questions and answers in French.  I will expect you to do this for me on an exam, so practice, practice, practice.

* Mise en oeuvre   (English questions and answers)


Now we will move to the images in the workbook.   I will give you the English sentences describing the pictures.  You give me the French equivalent.



Review your possessive forms for my, your (fam.), his, and her. Study the observations sections 8.16, 8.18, 8.20, and 8.22.  Then do exercises 8.17, 8.19, 8.21, and 8.23.

* 8.17 -- Possessifs; mon, ma, mes

* 8.19 -- Possessifs; ton, ta, tes

* 8.21 -- Possessifs; son, sa, ses

* 8.23 -- Possessifs: mon, ton, son, ma, ta, sa, mes, tes, ses


Now review the possessive forms for our, your (pl. and formal), and their.  Study the observations section 9.8, and do exercises 9.9, 9.10, 9.11, and 9.30.

* Exercise 9

* Exercise 10

* Exercise 11

* Exercise 30


Study the combinations of à (to, at) and the (le, l', la, les) in the observation section 9.12, and do exercises 9.13 and  9.14,

* Exercise 13

* Exercise 14


Study the observation 9.15 ( Faire du sport/jouer à un jeu), and do exercises 9.16, 9.17, and 9.31.

* Exercise 16

* Exercise 17

* Exercise 31