Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords

Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French writing skills to express ideas #keywords

Today I teach you how to organize your thoughts and ideas when writing an essay in French with valuable key words to connect the sentences together in an intelligent manner my friend.

If you are giving an oral presentation you may also want to check the video entitled Intermediate #16 How to structure a talk or presentation in #French?

Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords
Intermediate #18 How to structure an essay in #French? writing skills to express ideas #keywords

Pour expliquer une idée :
Car
Parce que
C’est-à-dire
To explain an idea: because/that is to say

Je suis allée à l’hôpital car mon ami a été opéré.
I went to the hospital because my friend had an operation.

J’aime mon collègue parce qu’il est intelligent.
I like my colleague because he is smart.

L’équipe de tennis jouera bientôt un match, c’est-à-dire dans un mois.
The tennis team will soon play a game, that is to say in a month.

Pour donner un exemple : par exemple, ainsi, en particulier / particulièrement, notamment
To give an example: for instance/for example, therefore, particularly/in particular, notably

Les enfants ont besoin de lire souvent, par exemple chaque soir avant de se coucher.
Children need to read often, for instance each night before going to bed.

J’ai prévu de faire du sport régulièrement. Ainsi, j’irai courir chaque matin à partir de demain.
I planned to exercise regularly. Therefore, I will run each morning as of tomorrow.

Nous aimons beaucoup les fruits, particulièrement / en particulier l’ananas et la mangue.
We love fruits a lot, in particular pinapple and mango.

Ils sont souvent en retard, notamment le lundi matin.
They are often late, notably on Monday morning.

Pour exprimer une opposition : cependant / pourtant / toutefois, néanmoins, mais / en revanche, tandis que, bien que
To express opposition: however, nevertheless, but, whereas, although

Il aime beaucoup la nature. Cependant il est allergique au pollen.
He loves nature. However, he is allergic to pollen.

Mes parents sont venus me voir à la remise des diplômes. Néanmoins, ils ont oublié leur appareil photo !
My parents came to see me on graduation day. Nevertheless, they forgot their camera!

Le chien a besoin de son maître. En revanche, le chat est un animal très indépendant.
A dog needs his owner. But a cat is a very independent animal.

La pluie sur cette île est abondante tandis que dans mon pays elle est rare.
Rain on that island is abundant whereas it is rare in my country.

Il n’a pas dit qu’il l’aimait bien que tout le monde pouvait le deviner.
He did not say he loved her although everybody could guess it.

Published by Claire SAMUEL

My name is Claire and my mission is to teach you French with a smile my friend!

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