Friday, November 28, 2014

You Don't Know The HALF Of It

Demi, Demie (deh mee) -half

une demie douzaine (oon deh mee doo zayn) -a half dozen
____ ans et demi (____ ahn ay deh mee) - ______ and a half years (fill in any number)
____ heures et demie ( ____ urr ay deh mee) -It's half past _____ (fill in any time number)
Je dors à demi (zhuh dohrz ah deh mee) -I'm half asleep
demie-pomme (deh mee pohm) -half an apple
deux tasses et demie (doo tahce ay deh mee) -two and a half cups
J'ai mis une demie-heure pour finir (zhay mee oon deh mee urr pohr fee neer)

Children's Phrase of the Day - What A Surprise!


Thursday, November 27, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Am Going Running

Je vais faire du jogging. Voulez-vous venir avec moi. (zhuh vay fehr doo zhog eeng. voo lay voo veh neer ah vehk mwah) -I am going running. Do you want to come with me?


Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Vocabulary Word of the Day -School


You Don't Know The HALF Of It

Demi, Demie (deh mee) -half


une demie douzaine (oon deh mee doo zayn) -a half dozen
____ ans et demi (____ ahn ay deh mee) - ______ and a half years (fill in any number)
____ heures et demie ( ____ urr ay deh mee) -It's half past _____ (fill in any time number)
Je dors à demi (zhuh dohrz ah deh mee) -I'm half asleep
demie-pomme (deh mee pohm) -half an apple
deux tasses et demie (doo tahce ay deh mee) -two and a half cups
J'ai mis une demie-heure pour finir (zhay mee oon deh mee urr pohr fee neer)

Children's Phrase of the Day - Are You Ready?


Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Quick Phrase of the Day - Can I Offer You Something...

Est-ce que je peux vous offrir quelque chose à manger ( ehss keh zhuh poo vooz awe freer kehl kuh shohz ah mah zhay) Can I offer you something to eat?


Est-ce que je peux vous offrir quelque chose à boire ( ehss keh zhuh poo vooz awe freer kehl kuh shohz ah bwahr) Can I offer you something to drink?


Repeat these phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Don't Need Anything

Je n'ai besoin de rien (zhuh nay beh swahn deh ree ehn) - I don't need anything (literally: I don't have need of anything)

Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.

Vocabulary breakdown:
Je n'ai (zhuh nay) -I don't have
besoin de (beh swahn deh) - need of
rien (ree ehn) -anything, nothing

Vocabulary Word of the Day -Bath Towel


Children's Phrase of the Day - Do You Like Cartoons?