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French language: Internationally used French phrases

French language: Internationally used French phrases

Informal French & Slang Tutorial This informal French slang tutorial is designed to teach the real spoken form of French - which is very different from the formal way of writing - as well as common French slang words. Sentences marked with → were taken from a random search online to give you authentic examples of slang usage. When you click they will open in a new window. Buy Informal and Spoken French as an e-book! Buy Informal and Spoken French For more French learning through authentic videos, I recommend Yabla French and FluentU. Informal French and French Slang Index Informal French Patterns Fillers in Speech Informal Interjections Recognizing French Slang Words Common Informal Expressions Common Informal Verbs The verb foutre Common Informal Adjectives Common Informal Adverbs Verlan Health and Body Vocabulary Emotions and Personality School Weather and Time Talking and Chatting Eating and Drinking People and Animals Places and Transportation Work and Money Love and Dating Clothes and Fashion Entertainment and Technology French Proverbs

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Top 5 mistakes by French learners [Français] 1- French accent (s) In those times where your first words written in French will probably pass by a keyboard, you may find it difficult to type the accents. Pleeeeease keep in mind this simple phrase: accents are not optional! They indicate a different pronunciation of the letter (specially the E). Pay attention to distinguish between ou (or) and où (where). The churchgoers will be attentive to pêcher/pècher (however pronounced identically): je vais aller pêcher means I’m going to catch some fish, while je vais aller pécher means I’m going to sin… Do you prefer get a task or a stain ? Quite seldom, you can meet dû : the past participle of devoir, and the only conjugated form to have an accent on it. Finally, in restaurant I would definitely recommand to order a plate of pâtes and some biscuits salés, instead of a full plate of pâté and some biscuits sales… You might enjoy it more! 2- Majuscules 3- Offensive animals Animal lovers, take care! 4- Genre des noms - cheveux / chevaux

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Common Mistakes When Learning French « Learn French Fast Blog It’s easy to make mistakes when you are trying to learn French. The key is to learn from your mistakes and quickly move on – don’t get bogged down by them. Here are some common mistakes people make when learning French: Thinking of your French learning process as something that is confined to the classroom – If you’re going to be comfortable speaking French in day-to-day life you must practice it in such a situation. Once your French training is finished you should immerse yourself in the language by seeking out French conversations in person or on the Internet as much as possible.Forgetting to rrrrroll your R’s – This can be hard to get used to at first, especially if your first language is English, but once you get it down you will do it unconsciously. When you begin to speak French you should slow down when you need to say a word with that begins with R. Remember these tips as you set out to learn French.

LE DICTIONNAIRE - Dictionnaire français en ligne gratuit French Swear Words: My 10 Favorites by Julie Blakley | March 4th, 2011 For those who learned French in the classroom, I’m guessing the teacher was not willing (or able) to teach students how to properly and thoroughly cuss in French. So, in that vein, here are some of my very favorite French curses. Now, before you go around dropping the French equivalent of the F bomb on your next trip, keep in mind that language plays an immensely important role in French culture. Julie’s 10 Favorite French Swear Words 1. This translates quite literally as “shit.” 2. This word packs a serious punch, so use it with caution (and maybe not in mixed company). 3. This word is most commonly used in the context of “ça me fait chier,” which translates as a more vulgar version of “that pisses me off.” 4. You’ll most likely be directing this one at someone in particular, rather than as an angry expletive shouted in response to something. *salop (pronounced sal-OH) is the masculine version 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

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