Hugh Sexey Church of England Middle School
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Interview with an athlete


I can take part in an interview, asking and answering questions

Famous athletes are ALWAYS being interviewed by the media!

Four Interview Questions

What do they mean?


Comment t'appelles-tu?

Quel âge as-tu?

Quel est ton sport préféré?

Quelle est ta nationalité?


How are the pronounced?



ÉCOUTEZ - listen to these four recordings, and decide which question is being asked.



ÉCOUTEZ - listen to these interviews, and fill in the grid. Bonus points for any extra information you hear!




Each person takes an athlete card.

Practise your answers to the four questions.



Move around the class and ask other people the four questions.


Use good speaking skills:

  • body language and facial expression
  • tone of voice
  • take it in turns, show you are listening
  • have the courage to speak French
  • take care to pronounce the words correctly