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Could you tell me how to get to?
La route pour...s'il vous plait?
How do you get there?
Comment on va a?
Where do you find?
Ou se trouve?
To get to...,follow...for about...kilometers?
Pour (aller a)...vous suives la ...pendant a peu pres...kilometres
You'll see a sign that points out the freeway entrance.
Vous allez voir un panneau qui indique l'entree de l'autoroute.
You will travel...
Vous allez traverser
After...,you'll come across
Apres...,vous allez tomber sur...
This road will lead you into the center of town.
Cette route va vous conduire au centre-ville.
...up to the intersection/stop light
Vous allez continuer tout droit, jusqu'au carrefour/au feu rouge.
What three languages does Belgium speak?
French in the south, German in the East, and Flamand in the North.
What is the capital of Belgium?
Bruxelles.
How do you tell that something is going to happen?
Use a form of the verb aller plus the infinitive of another verb. exampkle: Demain, je vais visiter la ville de Bruxelles.
To have a flat tire
Avoir un pneu creve
To change the oil
Faire la vidange
To fill it u
Faire le plein
To check
verifier
The brakes
les freinds (M)
The oil
l'huile (fem)
the tire pressure
la pression des pneus.
To put air in the tires
Mettre de l'air dans les pneus
To put oil in the motor
Mettre de l'huile dans le moteur
To put on the spare tire
Mettre la roue de secours
To clean the windshield
Nettoyer le pare-brise
To break down (run out of gas)
Tomber en panne (d'essence)
Conjugate Conduire
Je conduis
tu conduis
Elle/il conduit
Nous conduisons
Vous conduisez
Ils/elles conduisent
Past participle: conduit
Impatience: what are you doing?
Mais qu'est-ce que tu fais?
Impatience: Can you hurry up?!
Tu peux te depecher?
Impatience: Get a move on!
Grouille-toi!
Impatience: We don't have time!
On n'a pas le temps!
Impatience: I am impatient to arrive!
Je suis vraiment impatient(e) d'arriver!
How do you make commands?
Use the tu and vous form of the verb in the present tense, without the tu and vous. Drop s when you write the tu form of an -er verb in command.
Examples:
Faites le plein!. Regarde! MEts! Verifie!
How do you make suggestions?
Use the nous form of the verb without nous.
Examples:
Allons a ....! Tournons a..!
Make a positive command or suggestion
Place reflexive or object pronouns after the verb and the pronoun. when writing. In negative commands and suggestions, place the pronouns before the verbs.
examples:
Grouille-toi! Depechons-nous! Ne vous inquietez pas!
What verb has an irregular form and how?
Etre. Sois gentil! Soyez patients! Soyons a l'heure.
Reassure someone: it wont take long!
Ca ne vas pas prendre longtemps!
Reassure: Be patient!
Sois patient (e)
Reasswure: We have got plenty of time@
On a largement le temps!
Wherre's the fire?
Il n'ya pas le feu.
Calm down
Du calmedu calme
enthusiasm: That is so...!
Qu'est-ce que c'est..!
enthusiasm:Isn't it great!
Ce que c'est bien!
enthusiasm:It's as ...as anything!
C'est...comme tout!
enthusiasm:I'm crazy about that
Ca me branche!!
Bordeom:
c'est mortel.
Thats so boring/annoying
Ca me casse les pieds.
That bores me!
Ca m'embete!
That bores me to death!
Ca m'ennui a moruir!
funny, histerical
rigolo (rigolote)
crazy funny
Fou (folle)
wild, crazy funny
dingue
funny
marrant(e)
boring
rasant (e)
deadly boring
mortel (mortelle)
in poor taste
de mauvais gout
childish, stupid
bebe
Can you tell me where a telephone is?
Vous pourriez me dire ou il y a?
over there at the end of the hallway
Par la, au bout du couloir.
Right there, next to...
Juste la, a cote de.
Downstairs.
En bas
upstairs.
En haut.
towards the back,.
Au fond.
Do u know where to find the...
Pardon, vous savez ou se trouve..?
Do you know where the... are?
Tu sais ou sont les toilettes?
On the ground floor
Au rez-de-chaussee.
On the second floor.
Au premier etage.
Across from...
En face du...
At the entrance to...
A l'entree de.
make suggestions:
Si on allait...On pourrait...ca te dit...?
agree1
Bonne idee...Pourquoi pas?...Je veux bien
refuse
Je n'ai pas envie.
Ca ne me dit rien.
Non, je prefere.
what goes first in the ordering of pronouns.
me, te, se, nous, vous
second
le, la l', and les
third
lui leur
fourth and fifth
y and lastly en
en
replaces de+ a thing or things that have been mentioned.
Examples:
Tu veux de B.D.? Oui, j'en voudrais...
Y
replaces a phrase meaning to, at, or in+ a place that has been mentioned
Examples
Tu es alle au France? Oui, J'y suis alle.
Where are pronouns placed in context ov verb.
Before berb. ex: Elle en parle..
In affirmative commands:
Put pronoun after the verb, connected by a -. Me and te change to moi and toi.
If an infinitive follows the verb?
Put the pronoun before the infinitive.
Examples:
Il ne veut pas le lire. Tu devrais en acheter.