Monday, March 30, 2015

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Fail To Understand Why

Je n'arrive pas à comprendre pourquoi (zhuh nah reev pahz ah kahm prahn dryh pohr kwah) -I fail to understand why.
Repeat this phrase all day long till you know it by heart.


Vocabulary Word of the Day -Watermelon


Goodbye


Some expressions for saying goodbye: 
Passez une bonne jornée (pass ay oon bohn zhor nay) -Have a nice day 
Passez un bon week-end (pass uhn bohn week ehn) -Have a good weekend 
Passez une bonne semaine (pass ay oon bohn she mahn) -Have a good week 
Je vous souhaite une bonne journée (zhuh voo soo ate oon bohn zhoor nay) -I wish you a good day
When you are not going to see someone for a while with no definate date to meet again you would say: 
au revoir (ohr vwah) - goodbye
If you are going to see someone again at a specific time, you would say: 
À tout à l'heure (ah toot ah lure) -See you later
If you were going to see someone soon, but at an unspecific time, you would say: 
À bientôt (ah bee yehn toh) -See you soon

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

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Quick Phrases of the Day - Where are you from?



You may want to ask someone where they are from. You would ask:

D'où êtes-vous? (doo eht voo) -Where are you from?
Je viens de... (zhuh vee ehn deh) -I come from...

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

Vocabulary Word of the Day -Thermometer


If Only I Could...

Si seulement je pouvais y ... (see sool eh mahn zhuh poo vayz ee) -If only I could ...

écrire (ay kreer) write
chanter (shahn tay) -sing
dormir (dohr meer) -sleep
parler (pahr lay) -speak
croire (kwahr) -believe

Children's Phrase of the Day -Are We All Here?

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Quick Phrase of the Day - I Spilled My Coffee

J’ai renversé mon café (zhay rehn vehr say mohn kah fay) -I spilled my coffee.

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

Vocabulary of the Day - Basketball


If I Could Only...

Si seulement je pouvais y ... (see sool eh mahn zhuh poo vayz ee) -If only I could ...

écrire (ay kreer) write
chanter (shahn tay) -sing
dormir (dohr meer) -sleep
parler (pahr lay) -speak
croire (kwahr) -believe

Children's Phrase of the Day - I Was Sick Yesterday

Wednesday, March 25, 2015