Pierre

Three young people in France talk about their experiences of education and work. Listen to what they have to say and then answer the questions that follow.

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When does Pierre work?

Pierre has been working on Thursday evenings and at weekends for the past year because he says j’ai un petit boulot depuis un an. Je travaille...le weekend et le jeudi soir.

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What does Pierre think of his job?

Pierre thinks his job is worth doing as he says mon petit boulot est un peu ennuyeux mais j’aime bien travailler parce que je peux gagner de l’argent.

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What does Pierre want to do next year?

Next year Pierre wants to go on holiday with his friends to Spain as he says je veux partir en vacances en Espagne avec mes copains l’année prochaine.

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How is Pierre's relationship with his parents?

They disagree about some things as he says mes parents ne veulent pas que je travaille parce qu’ils pensent que mes études et le lycée sont plus importants.

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What is Pierre doing this year?

This year Pierre is sitting his exams at school because he says cette année je passe mon bac.

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What will Pierre do on Sundays?

On Sundays Pierre will study to get good marks as he says je vais étudier le dimanche.

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