Advanced #71 French poetry explained

Read a French Fable de La Fontaine with me my friend. La poule aux oeufs d’or by Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695) L’avarice perd tout en voulant tout gagner. Je ne veux, pour le témoigner, Que celui dont la Poule, à ce que dit la Fable, Pondait tous les jours un oeuf d’or. Il crutContinue reading “Advanced #71 French poetry explained”

Advanced #70 French color adjectives

Learn how to use the adjectives of color in French my friend. Rule number 1 is that when the French color adjective is one word, you take into account the gender and number of the noun it is applied to. Vous avez de beaux yeux bleus. You have beautiful blue eyes. Exception number 1 isContinue reading “Advanced #70 French color adjectives”

Advanced #69 Legal French Droits et Libertés

Learn how to differenciate between le droit, les droits and les libertés in legal French my friend. Le droit est un ensemble structuré de règles destinées à régir la conduite des individus et qui présente un caractère objectif et contraignant. Law is a structured set of rules intended to govern the conduct of individuals andContinue reading “Advanced #69 Legal French Droits et Libertés”

Advanced #67 How to make an assumption in French?

Learn how to make an assumption in French my friend.

Advanced #66 Past participle agreements with Avoir auxiliary

When the direct object of a verb in a composed tense is placed immediately before the verb instead of afterwards, the past participle will take into account the number and gender of that direct complement, even though the auxiliary is not ETRE but AVOIR.

Advanced #65 French law before bankruptcy

Learn French legal concepts regarding how French law prevents bankruptcy openings for companies my friend.

Advanced #64 Effraction or infraction ? French vocabulary

Learn how to distinguish between two similar French words Effraction and Infraction my friend.

Advanced #63 History in French La révolution industrielle du XIXème siècle

Learn more about French history with a class dedicated to the Industrial Revolution in France my friend.

Advanced #62 French grammar Adjectif verbal or Participe présent ?

Learn the difference between the French adjectif verbal and the participe présent my friend.