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    Hi all!

    My AS French and Spanish oral exams are next week (I'm on AQA) and I was wondering if anyone could share any last minute tips/vocabulary/phrases?

    My chosen topic is music in case you have any higher level phrases about that!

    eSpanish has all of the amazing vocab you need: http://www.espanish.org.uk/quizlet-vocab-lists/

    Also, a tip that I used is remembering ten words per sub-topic and making an acronym or pneumonic. At the beginning of my exam, I just wrote them on my sheet and crossed them out as I went. Something you should also do is make sure you include all tenses and present and past subjunctive. I would make a list of them too.


    I did the AS Spanish oral (AQA) last year and got a C, so I'm re doing it next week... From my experience last year, I'd say watch out for digging yourself a hole in the exam.. but if you do, don't do what I did and just sit and panic, just link it to something you do know about, and don't get tied up in knots about including complicated tenses, just makes sure that what you say makes sense and keep the pace and the flow of the conversation. Good luck!
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