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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #88916: False friends
    > Other English exercises on the same topics: Frequent mistakes | False friends [Change theme]
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    False friends

    A number of words are similar in form and spelling between English and French. This is often a trap because their meanings are usually different.
    An example of a common error: actual = réel and not 'actuel'.
    Choose the correct word for the following sentences. After the correction, I will give you the definition of the 'faux ami'.

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    1. The man used language when he told comic stories.

    2. I must a text before next week.

    3. An alexandrine has twelve .

    4. The old woman pedestrians at the door of the theatre.

    5. In summer, children make pies on the beach.

    6. My grandmother's sheets were and I didn't like sleeping in them!

    7. I'm reading a novel.

    8. The police had a in the neighbourhood last night.

    9. When walking in her high heels, she has an gait.

    10. My friend loves moving in circles.

    11. The factory will be from China to Vietnam.

    12. In Autumn, farmers their fields.

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