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Comment t'appelles-tu?
What's your name? (familiar)
Comment allez-vous?
What's your name? (formal)
un bic
ballpoint pen
un bureau
dek
un cahier
notebook
une carte
map
une chaise
a chair
une craie
a piece of chalk
un crayon
a pencil
un étudiant
a student (male)
un étudiante
a student (female)
une fenêtre
a window
une feuille de papier
a sheet of paper
un livre
a book
un mur
a wall
une porte
a door
un professeur
a professor
un stylo
a ballpoint pen
une table
a table
un tableau
a (chalk)board
le jour
the day
la semaine
the week
le mois
the month
l'anneé
the year
demain
tomorrow
Quel jour sommes-nous?
What day is it?
Nous sommes lundi.
Today is Monday
Quelle est la date d'aujourd'hui?
What is today's date?
Il y a
There is...
alors
then, so
aussi
also
donc
therefore, so
Je suis en cours de/d'...
I am in _______ class.
à
at, to, in
dans
in
derriere
behind
devant
in front of
entre
between, among
sous
under
sur
on
après
after
avant
before
avec
with
de
of, from, about
maintenant
now
-té (ending)
feminine
-ence (ending)
feminine
-ie (ending)
feminine
-ure (ending)
feminine
-ette (ending)
feminine
-sion (ending)
feminine
-tion (ending)
feminine
-eau (ending) exceptions?
masculine; l'eau
-ment (ending)
masculine
-age (ending) exceptions?
masculine; la page
-isme (ending)
masculine
l'eau
water (feminine)
Plural form:
-eau
-eaux
Plural form:
-al
-aux
Plural form:
-ail
-aux
etre
to be
Je suis
I am
Tu es
You are
Il/Elle/On est
He/She/One is
Nous sommes
We are
Vous etes
You are
Ils/Elles sont
They are
Est-ce que...
Do?
Pourquoi est-ce que...
Why?
N'est-ce pas..
Isn't it?
Est-il..
Inversion
N'est-il pas
Isn't, aren't
Les lettres
humanities
les langues etrangeres
foreign languages (feminine)
l'amphitheatre
lecture hall
la bibliotheque
library
le labo
laboratory
Le week-end...
On the weekend
Pendant les vacances...
During the vacation
habiter
to live
J'habite
I live
Tu habites
You live
Il/Elle/On habite
He/She/One lives
diner
to have dinner
Je dine
I have dinner
Tu dines
You have dinner
Il/Elle/On dine
He/She/One has dinner
Partager
to share
Je partage
I share
Tu partages
You share
Il/Elle/On partage
he/she/one shares
avoir
to have
J'ai
I have
Tu as
You have
Il/Elle/On a
He/She/One has
Nous avons
We have
Vous avez
You have
Ils/Elles sont
They have
Avoir chaud
to be hot, warm
avoir froid
to be cold
avoir faim
to be hungry
avoir soif
to be thirsty
avoir raison
to be right
avoir tort
to be wrong
avoirs... ans
to be ... years old
avoir de la chance
to be lucky
un, une (when in negative)..
de, d'
bon(ne)
good
mauvais(e)
bad
vrai(e)
true, real
faux/fausse
false
grand(e)
big, great, tall
petit(e)
small, little, short
jeune
young
vieux/vielle
old
joli(e)
pretty
beau/belle
good-looking, beautiful
laid(e)
ugly
riche
rich
pauvre
poor
content(e)
happy
triste
sad
autre
other
chaque
each, every
meme
same
prefere(e)
favority, preferred
seul(e)
alone, only
sympathique
nice, friendly, like-able
Adjectives w/ the verb...
etre
Adjectives that precede the noun
joli, beau, jeune, vieux, bon, mauvais, grand, petite (BAGS); autre, chaque, meme, seul, vrai, faux also
assez
somewhat, rather
tres
very
peu
hardly
un peu
a little
ce
this, that, he, she, it
C'est or Ce sont used when...
etre is followed by an article + a noun;
proper noun
general idea, using an adjective
Il(s) or Elle(s) used when..
Etre is followed by
- an adjective relating to a specific person
- a preposition
- an occupation
-er endings:
Je
-e
-er endings:
Tu
-es
-er endings:
Il/Elle/On
-e
-er endings:
Nous
-ons
-er endings:
Vous
-ez
-er endings:
Ils/Elles
-ent
aider
to help
commencer
to begin
donner
to give
effacer
to erase
manger
to eat
parler
to speak
poser (une question)
to put, place; to ask a question
rester
to stay
Command forms of etre:
Tu
sois
Command forms of etre:
Nous
soyons
Command forms of etre:
Vous
soyez
Command forms of avoir:
Tu
aie
Comand forms of avoir:
Nous
ayons
Command forms of avoir:
Vous
ayez
la famile
family
le bebe
baby
le cousin
cousin (male)
la cousine
cousin (female)
l'enfant
child
la femme
woman; wife
la fille
girl; daughter
le fils
son
le frere
brother
le garcon
boy
le gendre
son-in-law
la grand-mere
granmother
le grand-pere
grandfather
l'homme
man
le mari
husband
la mere
mother
le neveu
nephew
la niece
niece
l'oncle
uncle
les parents
parents; relatives
le pere
father
le petit-enfant
granchild
le petit-fils
grandson
la petit-fille
granddaughter
la soeur
sister
la tante
aunt
la maison
house
la chambre
bedroom
le couloir
corridor
la cuisine
kitchen
la piece
room (of a house)
la salle a manger
dining room
la salle de bains
bathroom
la salle de sejour
family room
le salon
living room
les toilettes
half-bathroom
l'appartement
appartment
l'ascenseur
elevator
l'escalier
staircase
l'etage
floor
l'immeuble
apartment building
le rez-de-chaussee
ground floor
la residence universitaire
dorm
l'ami(e)
friend
le/la camarade de chambre
roomate
les meubles
furniture
l'affice
poster
la chaine stereo
stereo
la commode
chest of drawers
l'etagere
bookshelf
le fauteuil
armchair
le four
oven
le frigidair, le frigo
refrigerator
la lampe
lamp
le lit
bed
le magnetoscope
VCR
le miroir
mirror
la platine-laser
CD player
le sofa
sofa
le tapis
rug
le telephone
phone
la boutique
ship
le cuir
leather
le (grand) magasin
(department) store
le prix
price
cher/chere
expensive
acheter
to buy
essayer
to try, try on
A tout a l'heure
See you later today
avoir besoin de
to need
avoir envie de (+ inf.)
to feel like (doing something); to want to
faire du shopping
to go shopping
C'est combien?
How much is it?
Combien?
How much?
De quelle couleur?
In what color?
C coute trop cher
It costs too much
C'est bon marche
It's cheap (inexpensive)
Bon, je le prends.
Okay, I'll take it.
court(e)
short
gros(se)
big, fat
long(ue)
long
lourd(e)
heavy
mince
thin
a la mode
in fashion
avoir mal a(+ body part)
to hurt
vendre
to sell
Je vends
I sell
Il/Elle/on vend
He/She/One sells
J'ai les cheveux.....
I have _______ hair.
blonds
blonde hair
bruns
brown hair
noirs
black hair
roux
red hair
J'ai les yeux....
I have ______ eyes.
bleus
blue eyes
marron
brown eyes
verts
green eyes
Je suis....(height)
I am __________.
de taille moyenne
of average height
aller
to go
Je vais
I go
Tu vas
You go
Il/Elle/On va
He/She/One goes
Nous allons
We go
Vous allez
You go
Ils/Elles vont
They go
Aller + infinitive
Future tense
a + le
au
de + le
du
a + les
aux
de + les
des
J'ai mal a la....
I have a (hurt).
Quelle heure est-il?
What time is it?
et quart
quarter after the hour
et demie
half past the hour
moins le quart
quarter to the hour
midi
noon
minuit
midnight
du matin
in the morning
de l'apres-midi
in the afternoon
du soir
in the evening
A quelle heure...?
At what time?
rendre visite a
to visit (person)
visiter
to visit (city, monument, place)
l'anorak
ski jacket
les baskets
sneakers
le blouson
denim jacke; windbreaker
les bottes
boots
le chapeau
hat
les chaussetes
socks
les chaussures
shoes
la chemise
shirt
le chemisier
blouse
le costume
man's suit
la cravate
necktie
les gants
gloves
l'impermeable
raincoat
le jean
jeans
la jupe
skirt
le maillot de bain
bathing suit
le manteau
coat
le pantalon
pants
le parapluie
umbrella
le portefeuille
wallet
le pull-over
sweater
la robe
dress
le sac a dos
backpack
le sac a main
purse
les sandales
sandals
le short
shorts
le tailleur
woman's suit
le tee-shirt
T-Shirt
les tennis
tennis shoes
la vest
(suit) jacket
la bouche
mouth
le bras
arm
les cheveux
hair
le coeur
heart
le cou
neck
les dents
teeth
le doigt
finger
le dos
back
le genou
knee
la gorge
throat
la jambe
leg
les levres
lips
la main
hand
le nez
nose
l'oeil
eye
les yeaux
eyes
l'oreille
ear
le pied
foot
la tete
head
le ventre
abdomen; belly
le visage
face
descendre
to go down
entendre
to hear
essayer
to try, try on
montrer
to show
perdre
to lose
porter
to wear; to carry
repondre
to answer
blanc(he)
white
bleu(e)
blue
gris(e)
gray
jaune
yellow
marron
brown
noir(e)
black
orange
orange
rose
pink
rouge
red
vert(e)
green
violet(e)
purple
a cote de
next to
a droite de
to the right of
a gauche de
to the left of
pres de
close to
en face de
across from
loin de
far from
fair du shopping
to go shopping