NEW VARIANT OF COVID 19 DETECTED

New Variant of Covid 19 detected

Nouvelle variante de Covid 19 détectée New variant of Covid 19 detected Il existe une nouvelle variante du Covid 19, que l’on pense beaucoup plus contagieuse. Cette nouvelle variante a été détectée en Irlande. Nous ne savons pas combien de temps le Covid 19 restera ici, mais c’est un virus mortel pour beaucoup. La chose…

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IRELAND COVID 19 LOCKDOWN

Covid 19 Lockdown Ireland

    Le vendredi 27 mars, notre Premier ministre Leo Varadkar, après des réunions avec le médecin en chef, Tony Holohan, et son ministre de la santé, Simon Harris, a annoncé que l’Irlande allait subir de nouvelles restrictions en réponse à Covid 19. On Friday, the 27th of March our Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, after…

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FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM | SAMPLE EMAIL

Junior Cycle French email

Bonjour tout le monde!  Thank you for tuning into our Facebook Livestream. I have decided that the best way to share the content with you, is to put the files into a blog after the Livestream. Our livestreams are attracting a huge number of people and being done to help both Junior and Leaving Cert…

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THE IRISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE 1919 – 1921

war of independence

LA GUERRE D’INDÉPENDENCE IRLANDAISE 1919 -1921 THE IRISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE 1919 – 1921 The Irish war of Independence, which was fought between 1919 and 1921, is one of the most significant events in the history of Ireland. La guerre d’indépendance irlandaise, qui s’est déroulée entre 1919 et 1921, est l’un des événements les plus…

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GANGLAND CRIME IN IRELAND

gangland crime in Ireland

LA CRIMINALITÉ DES GANGS EN IRLANDE – GANGLAND CRIME IN IRELAND La criminalité des gangs est de plus en plus répandue dans la société irlandaise. Gangland crime is becoming more and more prevalent in Irish society. Les gens s’habituent aux meurtres brutaux et aux scènes de dévastation. People are becoming accustomed to brutal murders and…

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Leaving Cert French Revision Courses October

French Leaving Cert Revision Course

Leaving Cert French Revision Course  Course Theme on Sport ⇒ We will cover extensive vocabulary & Translation exercises. Grammar focus ⇒ Passé Composé Introduction to Leaving Cert French Course ⇒ Breakdown of marks and structure of Honours Paper. Read our Leaving Cert Papers Review 2019 Written Section 25% ⇒ Part 1 of a 3 part series on how to write excellent Diary Entries. …

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AIR POLLUTION IN CITIES

LA POLLUTION DE L’AIR DANS LES VILLES AIR POLLUTION IN CITIES Full version of these sentences available to subcribed members of Leaving Cert or Teacher plans. https://www.frenchnotes.ie/subscriptions/leaving-cert-plan/ https://www.frenchnotes.ie/subscriptions/teacher-plan/ En Irlande la pollution de l’air est responsable de la mort de 1200 personnes chaque année In Ireland, air pollution is responsible for the deaths of 1200…

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READING PRACTICE LEAVING CERT FRENCH

Bicycle in Paris

READING PRACTICE LEAVING CERT FRENCH DEPUIS 20 ANS, LE « PLAN VÉLO » EN UK OU EN IRLANDE A FAIT EXPLOSER LE NOMBRE D’USAGERS. Adapted from: Be Celt The following is an extract from a reading practice piece. In this extract, students are required to put the verbs from the first section into their English…

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WE MUST ENSURE THAT – DRILL EXERCISE

How to structure an opinion piece

DRILL EXERCISES OF FRENCH EXPRESSIONS   Drill exercises are a very important way of instilling confidence in writing. In our drill exercises, French Notes have provided you with key expressions, which can be used in a variety of opinion questions or diary entries. By taking the time to use the expression in a few different…

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French Expression Drill Exercises

French Expression Drills

DRILL EXERCISES OF FRENCH EXPRESSIONS   Drill exercises are a very important way of instilling confidence in writing. In our drill exercises, French Notes have provided you with key expressions, which can be used in a variety of opinion questions or diary entries. By taking the time to use the expression in a few different…

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Referendum on the place of a woman

The place of a woman in the home

THE PLACE OF A WOMAN IN THE HOME, ACCORDING TO THE IRISH CONSTITUTION LA PLACE DE LA FEMME DANS LA MAISON, SELON LA CONSTITUTION IRLANDAISE Selon l’article 41.2.1 de la Constitution Irlandaise, “L’État reconnaît que, par sa vie au foyer, la femme apporte à l’État un soutien sans lequel le bien commun ne peut être…

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2018 French Leaving Cert Sample Opinion Piece

Rural Ireland

  LEAVING CERT QUESTION – 2018 SAMPLE RESPONSE Selon le texte de la Section I, Q.1, en France rurale la vie devient de plus en plus difficile. Il faut faire plus pour améliorer la vie en Irlande rurale. Qu’en pensez‐vous ? According to the text in Secion 1, Q.1, in France rural life is becoming…

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RELIGION IN IRELAND TODAY

RELIGION IN IRELAND TODAY LA RELIGION EN IRLANDE AUJOURD’HUI A question on religion last appeared, as an opinion piece, in the French leaving cert exam in 2011. It was one of the choices in Q.4 that year. Croyez-vous qu’en Irlande, comme en France, la religion est devenue moins importante dans la vie des jeunes? Do…

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LE BREXIT – BREXIT

LE BREXIT Après un référendum qui a lieu le 23 juin 2016, Le Royaume-Uni s’apprête à quitter l’Union européene en mars 2019. After a referendum which took place on the 23rd of June  2016, The United Kingdom is preparing to leave the European Union in March 2019. Les Britanniques ont voté à près de 52%…

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