DELF Prim A2

DELF Prim A2 presentation

Livret du candidat DELF Prim A2
DELF Prim A2 is based on the same principle of DELF Prim A1: it recognizes the linguistic competency of a basic user, considered as a social actor. The candidate can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring the most common polite phrases and exchanges of information. This examination benefits from a very positive evaluation which is not made to sanction but to highlight the French learning.

The subjects approached relate to the child's familiar environment. The support materials have a strong focus on play. They have been prepared by an illustrator of children's books. The candidate's test booklet, which is in color, is very well conceived. It contains beautiful drawings and images. The instructions are clear and perfectly explain. Each exercise start by an illustrated example which allows the candidate to well understand what he/she has to do. The children have a lot of time to do each exercise.



​Thus, everything is done to allow children to take DELF Prim A2 exam in excellent conditions. The aim is to obtain a very high success rate that allow children to feel highlight in their French learning process.

DELF Prim A2 examination is based on level A2 of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

​​Description of DELF Prim A2 examination

​​Type of tests: DELF Prim A2
​​Duration
​​Mark out of
Listening comprehension
Answer comprehension questions on three or four short audio recordings dealing with everyday situations (heard twice).

Maximum length of recording: 5 minutes


​​25 minutes



​​/ 25

​​Reading comprehension
Answer comprehension questions on three or four easy written texts dealing with everyday situations.

​​30 minutes


​/ 25

​​Writing skills
Writing of two brief texts (friendly letter or message):
    - describe an event or personal experiences
    - write to invite, thank, ask for something, give information...

​45 minutes


​/ 25

​​Speaking skills
Three parts test:
     - guided interview
     - exchanging information
     - role-play.

​6 to 8 minutes


​/ 25

​​Total length of group tests: 1 hour 40 minutes
* Total mark out of 100
* Overall pass mark of the DELF Prim A2: 50 / 100
* Minimum mark required per test: 5 / 25

DELF Prim A2 sample papers

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