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Anyone know any amazing structures and phrases for my French GCSE to wow the examiner? Or any Spanish ones?
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Try to use a subjunctive phrase in your answer, just as 'je doute que je sois' (I doubt that I may be) or ''ll faut qu'on y pense' (we need to think about it.
Other great structures to include are direct and indirect object pronouns ''je te le donne' (I give it to you) ''e' being a direct object pronoun meaning 'you' and 'le' being a direct object pronoun meaning 'it'.
In general, you want to make sure that you're using as many tenses and moods as you know how to use, that your grammar and spelling is accurate, that you've used a range of vocab (tip: never repeat words if you can help it. Use synonyms!) and that you've covered all the bullet points.

Bonne chance!
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Adding on to what redmeercat said, also try to use idioms. For example, avoir la flemme means lazy.
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(Original post by redmeercat)
Try to use a subjunctive phrase in your answer, just as 'je doute que je sois' (I doubt that I may be) or ''ll faut qu'on y pense' (we need to think about it.
Other great structures to include are direct and indirect object pronouns ''je te le donne' (I give it to you) ''e' being a direct object pronoun meaning 'you' and 'le' being a direct object pronoun meaning 'it'.
In general, you want to make sure that you're using as many tenses and moods as you know how to use, that your grammar and spelling is accurate, that you've used a range of vocab (tip: never repeat words if you can help it. Use synonyms!) and that you've covered all the bullet points.

Bonne chance!
Je doute que je sois is somewhat unnatural. The most natural way of saying this would be -> je doute d'être (something)...

In general, when you trigger the subjunctive mood you should change the subject. For example: je doute que ce/il/elle soit...

If you keep the same subject, then the second verb is often in the infinitive. For example: je ne pense pas pouvoir jouer au foot bien. (I don't think I can play football well)

On the other hand, this would be considered incorrect and unnatural: je ne pense pas que je puisse jouer au foot bien.
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(Original post by sarahturner)
Anyone know any amazing structures and phrases for my French GCSE to wow the examiner? Or any Spanish ones?
Anything would be greatly appreciated.
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Here are 2 documents that I've created. Continuously add to them and make them your own.

I've already graduated from university but feel free to ask me if you need any help. I did French, Spanish and Japanese at the University of Edinburgh.
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Thank you so much for those, so useful!

Hopefully will slot some into my oral next Monday

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Here are 2 documents that I've created. Continuously add to them and make them your own.

I've already graduated from university but feel free to ask me if you need any help. I did French, Spanish and Japanese at the University of Edinburgh.
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